Charles River Wheelers

Dirty Battle Road- Liberty and North Bridge

  • 2023-09-20
  • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Revolution Hall, 3 Maguire Rd Lexington, MA
  • 5


CRW Rides are open to members and guests. Guests may attend two rides before being required to join the club. Please click the Register button to the left to join the ride. Helmets are required for all CRW rides.  

Ride Description:

Join us for a fun and social gravel/mixed terrain ride! This ride is mostly on wide gravel roads & rail trail. Some of it may be rough, sandy, & muddy. The route is 58% unpaved. Tires 32–35mm should be sufficient. f you are familiar with the route you can show-and-go at your own pace; if you are new to gravel, please email the ride leader before you sign up.  

A journey through Revolutionary War history. Start at Revolution Hall and ride via Meagherville trail and residential streets to the eastern entrance to Minuteman National Historic Park. Follow the Battle Road past several historic buildings, soldier graves, Paul Revere capture site, all the way to the other side of the park at Meriam's Corner. Continue over trails through Concord farmland and open space.  Loop back on historic rail beds that connected Lexington-Bedford-Concord: Reformatory Branch & Minuteman Bikeway. Finish at Revolution Hall, and treat yourself to a beer!

*** Proper navigation tools are required: GPS device or phone app. Do not rely on others to help you with navigation. They may ride at a different speed than you. ***

Rain cancels. Ride leader will make the call by noon on the day of the ride.

Ride Start Location:

Park and restroom at Revolution Hall. From I95 take RT 4 (Bedford St) west into Bedford. Turn left on Hartwell Ave. In 0.5 miles turn right onto Maquire Rd. Revolution Hall is 0.2 miles west on Maquire Rd.

Ride Leader(s):

Sylvia St   

Link to RwGPS Route-  15 miles:

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