Fun on Foot in New England is a runner and walker guide book describing on-foot conditions and the best running and walking routes around Greater Boston, the Massachusetts shore, and major centers throughout New England. Boston region coverage includes Boston, Brookline, Cambridge, the Charles River, Gloucester, Lexington, Lynn, Medford, Newton, Quincy, Somerville, Swampscott, Waltham, and much more. Major centers in the other New England states are also covered. There are trail maps with mileages, public transit, restrooms, and other items of importance to runners and walkers.
Routes covered include inner-city routes plus historic and coastal trails. Over 40 cities and towns are covered, including resorts on Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, and Nantucket.
If you live in, visit, or are moving to Boston or New England, this book leads you to the best outdoor running, walking places and helps you get outdoors more.
What Reviewers are Saying…
Fun on Foot is terrific!
Bill Rodgers, four-time winner of the Boston Marathon and National Distance Running Hall of Famer
A real treasure of information. The book is well organized and gives a thorough account of numerous running routes throughout the six-state region. … Fun on Foot is a great companion for anyone with a sense of adventure and a love of running, jogging or walking in New England.
Active.com Read Full Review
Deftly compiled, Fun on Foot in New England … is highly recommended for any hiking or jogging enthusiast.
The Midwest Book Review Read Full Review
Whether you’re a first time visitor or you live and breathe Red Sox and clam chowder, Fun on Foot in New England… is an invaluable resource for those seeking diverse areas, both well-known and obscure, to explore in the eastern region.
The Final Sprint Read Full Review
A traveler’s reference that makes fitness easy and accessible for those who seek exercise beyond the treadmill.
Trail Tales, Upper Valley Trails Alliance, Norwich VT
Fun on Foot is an easy read and accommodates both the beginner walker or jogger and the advanced marathon runner.
The Hampden and Wilbraham Reminder
Running is my passion and finding interesting and exciting routes is always a challenge for me. Warwick Ford in Fun on Foot in New England understands the mind of a runner and has answered my challenge with outstanding routes which I plan to enjoy.
Harry Greco, long distance runner for over 35 years and still enjoying the workout