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Address: Concord, MA
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This route follows the trail taken by the British on their retreat to...

This route follows the trail taken by the British on their retreat to Boston after the battle of Lexington and Concord.

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Boston in One Day Sightseeing Tour
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American History Tour: Cambridge, Lexington and Concord Day Trip from Boston

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Great way to understand the Battle.

This walk was a great way to understand the battle that was fought here. If you are not able to walk far, you can drive along the street that parallels it, and stop at the major... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
worleybird98
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Hudson, Ohio
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Hudson, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This walk was a great way to understand the battle that was fought here. If you are not able to walk far, you can drive along the street that parallels it, and stop at the major attraction points.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

An absolute must for a history buff.well signed ....easy access from highway.very close to Walden and right next to the Mohawk trail.A not to be missed trip. Go off season.

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PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

I would have loved to walk the entire Battle trail and experience where the British soldiers walked as they fled back to Boston under fire from the colonial militia. Alas, I was with someone who can't walk that far so we ended up only walking a small portion of it near Hartwell Tavern and the Bloody Angle. It is a... More 

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Thank SueMPA
New Haven
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Well maintained and signed linear National Park allows you to walk a portion the road the British walked in 1776. British soldiers ("Lobster Backs" because of their red coats) marched from Cambridge to North Bridge in Concord - about 20 miles - but you can get a sense of the history by walking or biking even a short stretch. Stand... More 

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Dayton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

When in the Boston area, take a short drive and visit this beautiful park. Lots of interesting history along the route.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

It was a nice place to walk, Just a path through the woods,didn't go far but it was nice. There is many trails throught.

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Herts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

The trail is 5 miles long, but if you have the time, it is worth walking or cycling along it. It is well marked and there are points of interest to look at along the way, with information boards, such as the place where Paul Revere was captured, or the bend in the road, called Bloody Angle, where the British... More 

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Welwyn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

Interesting from a historical point of view and beautiful from a Nature's point of view, this is a satisfying and enjoyable way to spend a few hours walking through lovely country side and follow the well marked land marks that describe what happened here in 1795.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

This route is part of the Minute Man National Historical Park. After the fight at the North Bridge, the British Regulars retreated along this route starting at Meriam's Corner where the Patriots who were by now waiting for them open fire from every direction and from behind every tree and wall. The road was bright with British blood in minutes.... More 

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MA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016

great historic spot, awesome place to run or walk. go to visitor's center first for schedule of activities

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