Start: Ipswich, 16 Hammatt Street parking lot, behind Market Street and Central Street. map to start
2015 Alternative Start: Cutler School, Asbury St. in Hamilton MA.
Directions: From I-95, take Rt. 133 east to the center of Ipswich. Turn right one block before downtown center. Hammatt St. parking lot will be on your left. From Rt. 1, take Ipswich Rd. from Topsfield. Cross tracks and turn left at the Ipswich Cooperative Bank, and bear right. Parking lot will be on your right.
Distances: 43 miles, 34 miles, and 24 miles
What to expect: The Stone Walls Ride from Ipswich takes us through the historic section of Ipswich before continuing on Waldingfield Rd. and around Bradley Palmer State Park, along the Ipswich River Sanctuary on Perkins Row and on River Road in Topsfield. The medium ride turns back in Boxford, and the long ride continues to Georgetown. There are no road marks in Boxford.
Arrow: The route is marked with a white small letter I. The dot in in the direction of travel. This ride was created by Gordon Harris.
Categories: north shore