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Run through historic Boston

Run through historic Boston

Duration:1 hour total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I'm a 10-time marathoner and just ran my third ultra marathon on the trails. (I love running long—it's a great excuse to run slow!) In my day job as a journalist, I've written about running for Runner's World and The Atlantic. More to the point, I've run all over Boston's streets with other runners from all parts of the city. I'd love to show you my favorite running spots—and end with a coffee at…
Jennifer
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What we’ll do

We'll go on a 3-4 mile run at a casual pace (typically about 10 min/miles, but that's flexible based on your comfort level). Since most visitors already have plans to see the major Freedom Trail hotspots, we mainly bypass those busier sites in favor of seeing neighborhood gems right in the heart of Boston—the ones that are known and beloved by locals. The route begins in the Boston Public…

What else you should know

Wear your running shoes and running clothes. Expect a casual pace—typically about 10 min/miles, but that's flexible based on what's comfortable for you. We often take a stop or two for pictures.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Coffee

What to bring

Wear running shoes and clothing
Only bring what you can run with! There is nowhere to check a bag

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Where you'll be

Boston Public Garden & Boston Common—the oldest botanical gardens and public park in America. Beacon Hill—Underground Railroad history, brick sidewalks and the most photographed street in America. Charles River Esplanade—scenic views along the water. Back Bay—Parisian-style city streets. South End—the highest concentration of Victorian townhouses in the country.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 14 and up can attend. You should be fit enough to run about four miles comfortably.

More tips

Wear your running shoes and running clothes. Expect a casual pace—typically about 10 min/miles, but that's flexible based on what's comfortable for you. We often take a stop or two for pictures.

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Jennifer
Run through historic Boston
51 reviews
From $29/person
51 reviews
From $29/person