The Walden Woods Project
The Thoreau Institute at Walden Woods
44 Baker Farm Rd.
Lincoln, MA 01773-3004
Phone: (781) 259-4700
Fax: (781) 259-4710
Directions to the Walden Woods Project:
From Route 128 (Interstate 95), take exit 29, (Route 2 West towards Acton and Fitchburg).
Take Route 2 West until you reach the second traffic light.
Take a left on Route 126 South towards Framingham.
Walden Pond is about 1/4 mile on your right. Continue another 1/4 mile until the road curves sharply to the right.
Baker Farm (private way) is on the left of the curve. The entrance is marked by two brick pillars and a green sign that reads "Private Way Baker Farm." Use caution when making this turn.
The Walden Woods Project is located at 44 Baker Farm and is the last house on the driveway. It is the large Tudor-style house.
Watch for speed bumps on the driveway!
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Emerson says that his life is so unprofitable and shabby for the most part, that he is driven to all sorts of resources, and, among the rest, to men. I tell him that we differ only in our resources. Mine is to get away from men.Thoreau to H. G. O. Blake, 8 August 1854