Thirteen Villages, One Community
A 20 mile tour of all 13 of Newton’s villages
Though the Tour is done until 2014, feel free to continue to use the map, directions, and on-street markings to create your own Tours!
Route – Tour de Newton -13 villages (19.8 miles)
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There may be a few minor adjustments to the route before the ride date.
A NEWTON CENTRE N Centre Green to Chestnut Hill BC McElroy Commons (1.03 mi)
Route: Langley Rd to Beacon St. Left on College Rd to McElroy Commons lawn, on right
B CHESTNUT HILL McElroy Commons to Newton Corner Jackson Homestead (3.4 mi)
Route: Right on College Rd, Left on Commonwealth Ave Carriage Lane, Right on Centre St, Left on Church St, left on Washington St. to Jackson Homestead, on right
C NEWTON CORNER Jackson Homestead to Nonantum Coletti-Magni Park (0.76 mi)
Route: Right on Washington S, right on Jackson St., left on Pearl St, left on Green St, Right on Chapel St, Left on Watertown St to park, on right
D NONANTUM Coletti-Magni Park to Newtonville Senior Center (0.94 miles)
Route: Right on Watertown St, Left on Walnut St (across Washington St) to Senior Center rear patio, on right
E NEWTONVILLE Senior Center to West Newton Harris Cyclery (1.25 mi)
Route: Left on Highland Ave, Right on Lowell Ave, Left on Washington St to Harris Cyclery on right
F WEST NEWTON Harris Cyclery to Auburndale Auburndale Library (1.5 mi)
Route: Right on Washington St, Right on Elm St, Left on Webster St (becomes Wolcott St), Left on Lexington St, Right on Commonwealth Ave swing lane to Carriage lane, Left at Melrose St to library, on right.
G AUBURNDALE Auburndale Library to Newton Lower Falls Community Center (1.5 mi)
Route: Left on Auburn St, Right on Grove St, Right on Central St, Left on Hancock St, merge right on Grove St to Lower Falls Community Center, on right.
H NEWTON LOWER FALLS Community Center to Waban Waban Library (1.96 miles)
Route: Right on Grove St, Right on Hagar Street, Left on Concord St, Left on Washington St, Right on Beacon St to Waban Library, on right.
I WABAN Waban Library to Newton Highlands Hyde Center (1.5 mi)
Route: Left on Woodward St, Left on Lincoln St to Hyde Center, on right.
J NEWTON HIGHLANDS Hyde Center to Newton Upper Falls Depot Café Patio (1.4 mi)
Route: Left on Lincoln St. to Eliot MBTA station, cross tracks, left over foot bridge, left on Route 9 sidewalk, left on Margaret Rd, Right on Eliot St, Left on Oak St to Depot, on left
K NEWTON UPPER FALLS Depot Café Patio to Oak Hill NSHS (2.4 mi)
Route: Left on Oak St, Cross Needham St to Christina St, Left on Goddard St, Cross Winchester St to Rachel Rd, Right on Dedham St, Left on Parker St, Right on Wheeler Rd, Halfway around circle onto path to end, right on Brandeis Rd to NSHS, on right
L OAK HILL NSHS to Thompsonville Bowen School (1.51 mi)
Route: Left on Brandeis Rd, Right on Adeline Rd, Left on Hagen Rd, Right on Parker St, Right on Walter St, Left on Jackson St (turns to right), Left on Cypress St to Bowen School, on right
M THOMPSONVILLE Bowen School to Newton Centre N Centre Green (0.90 mi)
Route: Right on Cypress St, merge with Parker St, Right on Centre St, to the Green, on right