Before You Go:
1.) Pre Register:
Get into the activity sooner when you arrive! Come with your waiver filled out!
2.) In the event of poor weather:
Call the following numbers for program status:
Eastern MA: (617) 626 1294
Western MA: (413) 545 5758
3.) Need to cancel? Running late?
Call and leave a message so we know.
Accessible Recreation Fair
Hiking * Cycling * Kite Decorating Demonstrations * Face painting * Sport Connections * A D.J. and More!!
Come join DCR’s Universal Access Program and a host of other regional adaptive recreation organizations for a fun-filled day! Enjoy scenic views of the Charles River and social connections!
Sign up for summer programs such as sailing, kayaking, hiking and more!
Saturday, May 31, 2014
10am – 3pm
Free! Information / Registration: 617-626-1294
Directions to Artesani Park/Herter Park
1234 Soldiers Field Road
Brighton, MA (617) 727-1058
FROM POINTS WEST (Massachusetts Turnpike, US 90) Take exit 18 Allston/Brighton. Remain on the right hand side of the off-ramp split until you come to a traffic intersection (Doubletree Suites on the right). Take a left turn onto the access road for Storrow Drive/Soldier's Field Road Westbound (Do NOT cross the river). Once on Soldier's Field Road remain in the middle lane as the road curves around Harvard Athletic Fields. The parking lot entrance will be 500 yards on the right after the athletic fields.
FROM BOSTON (CENTRAL ARTERY). Take Storrow Drive Westbound. Storrow Drive becomes Soldier's Field Road. Follow remainder of above directions.
FROM CAMBRIDGE (US Route 2). Follow signs toward Boston, Soldier's Field Road and Storrow Drive until you cross the Elliot Bridge over the Charles River. Follow signs for Newton and Points west. The entrance to the park will be 500 yards on your right.
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: Take the #86 out of Harvard Square (towards Cleveland Circle) which runs along Western Avenue in Brighton. Get off at the Everett street stop and walk one block towards the river and Soldiers Field Road. Carefully cross at the light or over the pedestrian overpass. The park is located at the far right hand side of the parking lot just past the Herter Community Gardens.