Popular Runs

Here’s a list of our favorite running routes around the city!

Distance (miles) Link Description
2 Forrest Hills Leave Cabot towards IV and run along the Southwest Corridor towards Forrest Hills
2.5 The Fens Run around the Fens, great for a tempo workout!
4 Forrest Hills Leave Cabot towards IV and run along the Southwest Corridor towards Forrest Hills
4.25 BU Bridge Run along the Cambridge side of the river to the BU bridge, come back through BU campus
4.5 Boston Commons Run downtown to the Boston Commons, come back on Comm Ave
4.8 BU extended Run to the BU bridge, and come back on this side of the river
5 Longfellow Bridge Take a right on the Cambridge side of the river to the Longfellow Bridge
5.8 Museum of Science Continue on the river, instead of taking Longfellow, towards the Museum of Science
6 “2nd Bridge” Run on the Cambridge side of the river, past the BU bridge to the “2nd bridge”
6 Forrest Hills Leave Cabot towards IV and run along the Southwest Corridor to Forrest Hills!
7 Harvard Footbridge Continue past the 2nd and 3rd bridges towards BU to the footbridge by Harvard
7.5 Jamaica Pond Run through the Fens to the Riverway and around JP
7.5 Harvard Bridge Run on the river past the Harvard footbridge to the Harvard Bridge
9.75 Chestnut Hill Run down Huntington to Chestnut Hill Ave, around the reservoir and back along the final parts of the Boston Marathon course
10 Castle Island Run down Columbus Ave and cross into Southie to Castle Island
11.5 NU Boathouse Run down the Cambridge side of the river, past the Harvard bridge to the Luv2Run course, but backwards!
13 Boston Marathon Loop Run up the Boston Marathon course, around Chestnut Reservoir, through Newton Center and then back down the Boston Marathon Course
1.4 Hill! Hill Workout on Parker Hill Ave

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