Sunday, June 19, 2011

Minuteman National Park Battle Road Walk, Lexington

Enjoy a Battle Road walk

Daily: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Where: Minute Man National Park Visitor Center

Rte 2A (Lincoln/Lexington Town line) Lexington

Explore the historic "Battle Road" which travels part of the route which Paul Revere and Samuel Prescott rode to warn the Colonists of the coming of British troops.

The Battle Road Trail preserves sites where Colonial militiamen and British soldiers clashed on April 18, 1775. The route passes battle fields, wetlands, colonial homes and the recently restored Hartwell Tavern.

There is a choice of a 6 or 10 km (3.7 or 6.2 mile) trail. The walk route is rated easy, suitable for strollers but not for wheelchairs.

Ask for the Walk Box at the visitor center service desk.

For further information call: 978- 369-6993

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