A Highly Unofficial Route on Connections to the Upper Falls Greenway

The Upper Falls Greenway is a one-mile converted rail trail that extends from Newton Highlands to Newton Upper Falls, with a spur trail connecting to Needham Street.

In the coming years, connections are likely to be made between the Greenway and other trails.  But if you don’t mind some scrambling on steep, rough trails, and walking on private property, you can take a four-mile walk that shows that this trail system will look like.

map from gmap-pedometer.com

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The description that follows starts from the Eliot station on the MBTA Green Line, and ends at the Newton Highlands station.  The walk can of course be done in the opposite direction.

{photos and directions coming soon}