Course Map

Walter’s Run 5k is a rolling route thru the West Roxbury neighborhood of Boston.  Our accurate wheel-measured course is USATF sanctioned.   We provide a water stop, mile splits and course security with volunteers and police.

  • The race starts on Bellevue Street at the top entrance of the West Roxbury YMCA.
  • Proceed towards Centre Street.
  • Left on Centre, quick right on Mt. Vernon.
  • Right on Grayfield, left on Corey, left on Dwinell.
  • Mile 1 marker is just past the corner of Corey and Dwinell.
  • Bear Left on Addington
  • Water stop located on short stretch of Addington before you reach LaGrange
  • Left on LaGrange, cross over Centre Street.
  • Mile 2 marker is just past the corner Lagrange and Centre, at the Billings Field entrance sign.
  • Nice uphill on LaGrange.
  • Left on Linnet, right on Emmonsdale (uphill again!)
  • Left on Tennyson, Left on Bellevue.
  • Long, fast downhill finish back at the YMCA!
  • Additional details can be found on MapMyRun here —



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