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Peters Hill 

Starts: Wednesday, May 26, 2004 6:00 PM
Registration:  Pre-registration is optional, but requested (so we know how many maps to print) by Wednesday, May 26, 2004 12:01 AM
Start Type: Interval (runners start at 1 minute intervals)
Map: Peters Hill
Organizer: Dan Walker

(there was some talk about this event happening at boston common, which will not be the case)

If you still want to run, please email me as soon as possible so I can make you a map (2PM?)

This event is part of the Boston Park Series 2004


Advanced3000m0m0 2321
Beginner1500m0m0 95

Start Location  

Available Maps:

Mapquest Topozone Google Maps

Coming from the T (Orange Line): go west up the hill along the arborway (starts out above as elevated highway near the Station) for 200m or so. turn left into the arboretum at the first gate. look at the signs with maps and follow the road to Peters Hill at the south end of the arboretum. (about a mile)

Driving: See Mapquest (this is the first test!) park on the west end of Bussey St, near intersection w/ Walter St, directly north of competition area.

Orienteering Map

Peters Hill

Scale: 1:4000
Contours: 3m

Peters Hill is the southernmost section of Harvard's Arnold Arboretum. It consists mainly of a large hill in the center, and a more detailed area to the north.

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