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Deer Island HarborWalk

Deer Island, Winthrop, MA
+1 617-788-1170
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Beautiful Scenic Bike/Walking Path

Absolutely gorgeous views of Boston and the harbor islands. As a local this is a beautiful place to... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Angel_Travel_Bug
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Deer Island Walk

A beautiful and great walk! Scenic, paved, beaches, wildlife. The bus picks up at Inn at Crystal... read more

Reviewed 1 November 2017
Mark T
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“treatment plant” (11 reviews)
“waste water” (6 reviews)
“boston skyline” (10 reviews)
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Deer Island, Winthrop, MA
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous views of Boston and the harbor islands. As a local this is a beautiful place to go and enjoy the outside as well as a piece of history with egg treatment facility. A must visit if you are in the area.

Thank Angel_Travel_Bug
Reviewed 1 November 2017

A beautiful and great walk! Scenic, paved, beaches, wildlife. The bus picks up at Inn at Crystal Cove and drops at Deer Island, or the walk to Deer Island would add a little more mileage (steps) to your daily count.

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We walked around the deer island waste water treatment plant. A less than 4 miles biking/jogging trail encircles the island. We have best views from here to look around highrocket buildings in Boston and several harbor islands. There are several 150 feet tall egg like...More

Thank Raimund C
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Great 2 and a half mile walk as far from the city as you can get and still be in the city (make no mistake: Deer Island is Boston, although the parking area is Winthrop). Almost always you'll feel a nice breeze cooling you down...More

Thank Northern_Traveler00
Reviewed 19 June 2017

It was a beautiful ride, very close to the wind turbines.Even though it was along the waste treatment plant, there were no offensive odors.

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Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Walk or just sit in one of their benches. Nice views and nice walk.you can walk on the beach or the trail up a hill.

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Is beautiful and relax view, you can walk around 3 miles per round, many friendly people from the neighborhood. You can bike also.

Thank Oscar B
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Great 3 mile walk with the Atlantic one one side and the recycling facility on the other. Takes about an hour depending on your speed, (toilets are available on your way). The day we did it was very windy so take a jacket.

Thank Neville1951
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I ran down here from my hotel during a recent stay and loved it. The walk is paved and although it has a few hills, it has great views of Winthrop and the coastline as well as the city and airport on the other side....More

Thank kurokitty
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Many options: short, long, run, walk, bike or skate, easy, hard. Always fantastic views of Boston, the north shore and the harbor. Wildlife sightings too. Educational postings along the way to learn something new/historical. Friendly people! Dog friendly (on leashes).

Thank mattandjullielove
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