Trail Notice: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, trail is closed in Wellesley through Babson College campus.
Trail Notice: Due to pipeline work, the trail is closed in Wellesley along the Charles River for 100 yards north of the Crosstown Trail intersection. Detour signs direct trail users to loop around the work site via Walnut Street.
The Charles River Link is a 16-mile regional trail along one of the most scenic parts of the Charles and that will eventually provide a connection between the Bay Circuit Trail in Medfield and downtown Boston. This diverse and spectacular suburban trail, opened in June of 2009, connects 26 open space jewels in six towns - Newton, Wellesley, Needham, Natick, Dover and Medfield.