and driving directions on Google Maps to:
Oak Street (on-street metered parking on Chestnut Street)
MBTA D Riverside Green Line: a 13-minute walk from Eliot, or a less pleasant 11-minute walk from Newton Highlands
MBTA bus route 59 (infrequent service) stops at Chestnut and Oak, adjacent to the trail
Other maps and aerial
photos: Upper Falls Greenway Bing
Possible future connection to: Charles River Pathway Conservation Area (Williams-Saco Streets)
Nearby: The walk from Eliot MBTA passes by the Frank Barney and Martin Conservation Areas
The proposed Needham Rail Trail would connect to the Upper Falls Greenway.
The proposed Bay Colony Rail Trail would continue through Dover to Medfield.
Iron Horse Preservation Society
began the work to convert the railbed to a greenway.
History of train service in Newton Upper Falls
A video of a ride on the trail in January 2016
2017 Environmentalist of the Year Award to the creators of the Greenway
Newsletter articles about the Greenway:
Beyond Boundaries outdoor sculpture show Summer 2018
The Greenway may someday connect to the Blue Heron Trail