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A nature reservation covering 950 acres along both sides of the Charles River offers bicycle and jogging paths, 12 tennis courts, six swimming pools and the popular Hatch Memorial Shell with live concerts.
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Charles River is one of the most scenic urban waterways. It sits between the cities of Boston and Cambridge. There are pedestrian paths, running paths, bike paths along both sides. The Hatch Shell hosts many free concerts. There are many boat houses along the river...More
Some huckster was standing out here saying if I take a dip in the river here I could become closer to Christ, as this water is the river of life. I dove in and I ended up getting a urinary tract infection in stead. This...More
Great to walk alongside, away from Boston’s heavily congested roads. For those with ‘sea legs’ there were often canoeists, rowers, and sailors out on the Charles looking like they were having great fun. The popular Duck Boats also make good use of the waterway.
I have been to Boston several times, and always wanted to run the path down this river - but just had my first chance this week! Absolutely beautiful path for a morning or afternoon run down length of the river when you are traveling on...More
I had been in Boston for several times, but it was first time we stayed in Cambridge and had a wonderful view of Charles River. Then, had chance to walk around it, it is gorgeous, relaxing and really cool to watch people; canoeing, rowing, walking...More