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Emerson-Thoreau Amble

28 Cambridge Tpke, Concord, MA 01742-3700
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Beautiful Area

The entire area is just gorgeous. Walden Pond is so clean and beautiful. I really enjoyed walking... read more

Reviewed May 20, 2017
Amber0927
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Durham, North Carolina
Take the Walk through the woods

This is an easy walk which takes you to the site of Thoreau's cabin and continues on around the... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2016
Carie501
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Knoxville
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May 19, 2017
“Beautiful Area”
Sep 23, 2016
“Take the Walk through the woods”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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28 Cambridge Tpke, Concord, MA 01742-3700
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Reviewed May 20, 2017

The entire area is just gorgeous. Walden Pond is so clean and beautiful. I really enjoyed walking along the water and taking in the fall foliage. This is a place I will definitely come back to.

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Reviewed September 24, 2016

This is an easy walk which takes you to the site of Thoreau's cabin and continues on around the entire pond if you are so inclined to take a walk in the woods. There is a ridge trail and a trail that follows the pond...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2016

Walden Pond is a serene scenic area where Ralph Waldo Emerson reflected in thought and Henry David Thoreau lived in a small cabin for a little over two years taking copious notes on his interactions with nature and the locals who visited him on a...More

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Reviewed May 26, 2016

Even though we are in our mid-60s, my wife and I love to walk, especially when the trail has as much history as this one, which supposedly follows the approximately 1 ¾-mile path that Thoreau and Emerson would have traveled from one’s home to the...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2015

The Emerson-Thoreau Amble is a 1.7 mile path, cutting through woods, wetlands, and fields, from just beyond Emerson's house to the site where Thoreau had his small cabin, about a "block" from Walden pond. It follows the same paths that the two men used to...More

4  Thank tanners47
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