The Minuteman Bikeway is a historic 10-mile trail that passes through the area where the American Revolution began in April 1775. Today, the Minuteman Bikeway is one of the most popular and successful rail-trails in the United States traveling through the communities of Arlington, Cambridge, Lexington, and Bedford. The Minuteman Bikeway is a popular commuter biking and walking path that has been inducted into the national Rail-Trail Hall of Fame and is recognized as a “Millennium Trail” by the White House.
The Minuteman Bikeway should be on your list of “places to visit” when you check out the Boston area. Arlington is a Silver Medal Bicycle Friendly Community and Bluebikes can be rented at several locations in Arlington.
To learn more, watch this video celebrating the 25th anniversary of the bikeway. Revival – The Story of the Minuteman Commuter Bikeway