Trail Running in Boston, MA

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  1. This historic area isn't just for "pond"ering, it's also a nifty destination for a trail run.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    15.3 miles
    Duration
    The average runner could probably finish the 1.7 loop in 10 minutes.
  2. Fresh Pond Reservation in Cambridge, MA not only provides the beauty of nature, and a little history, but also a road that encircles Fresh Pond reservation which provides the ideal place for walking, biking, and most of all trail running.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    4.7 miles
    Duration
    The average person could probably finish the 2.25 mile loop within 20 minutes. The loop is fairly flat and easy.
  3. The Western Greenway Trail offers runners, hikers, and mountain bikers trails of various length and difficulty just 20 min from downtown Boston.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    9.4 miles
    Duration
    A 4-mile run on the Western Greenway will take about 45 minutes to complete; for a more advanced trail runner, closer to 35 minutes. The terrain is technical in spots and while the elevation change is minor overall, there are several small ups and downs.
  4. Aptly named, the peaceful trails in Boston's Franklin Park serve as a wooded sanctuary for trail runners.

    Difficulty
    2 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    4.2 miles
    Duration
    Running routes in Franklin Park can be customized, but the winding Wilderness Loop is about 1.0 miles. To explore the entirety of The Wilderness at a relaxed pace, allot 35 minutes.
  5. The Ware River trail is a rail-trail, the path is popular for mountain biking, however, it also makes a great running trail as well.

    Difficulty
    1 of 5 diamonds
    From Downtown
    52.3 miles
    Duration
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