The Start is 1.2 miles from the registration area and the Finish. You can reach the start by jogging backwards on the course – the Rail Trail – or take the handy shuttle

Shuttle Pickup Location: Leaves from Michael’s Harborside Parking Lot entrance on Merrimack Street

  • Shuttle Start: 8:00 AM (buses every 5-10 minutes)
  • LAST SHUTTLE: 8:45 AMStart-Map
  • Race Start: 9:00 AM
  • Shuttle Pickup: At Parking Lot entrance to Michael’s Harborside
  • Start Location: 20 Parker Street – About 1.2 miles from registration

Directions to run to the Start:

From the Parking lot at Michael’s Harborside: At the edge of the parking lot close to the waterfront, look for the paved sidewalk that goes under the Rt. 1 Bridge. This sidewalk – rail trail goes all the way to Parker Street.

Follow the path under the bridge where it forks right – stay straight heading South. Follow this all the way to you see the huge Windmill. The next intersection is Parker Street. Take a right on Parker Street. Look for the Start banners and runners.