The Charles River in North Newton

Including Watertown and Waltham

Pathways are complete on one or both sides of the Charles for almost all of the way from Watertown Square through Newton, Watertown, and Waltham to Commonwealth Avenue in Auburndale.A variety of round trips are possible, as are one-way walks using an MBTA bus in the other direction. Here are four possible routes:


More information on the Charles River Path

Looking east from Moody Street

On this website:


Boston Globe article

DCR maps:


A map of the entire route from WalkBoston

New link opened in December 2015