High Rock - Foxborough, MA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 42° 03.678 W 071° 17.201
19T E 310798 N 4659112
Quick Description: F. Gilbert Hills State Forest, formerly called Foxborough State Forest, consists of 1027.23 acres of mixed second growth woodland with some pine and spruce plantations.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 4/19/2021 3:33:33 AM
Waymark Code: WM1459K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member ScroogieII
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Long Description:
Right on this road over Laundry Brook, to Foxborough State Forest, 1.3 m., 795 acres containing High Rock, which affords an excellent view of the countryside.

American-Guide-Series - Massachusetts: a Guide to its Places and People, p.612

As I turned off RT 1 onto the access road to High Point, I had expectations this would either be closed by a gate across the road or would turn to dirt, which can be a challenge riding up a mountain. Neither came true, reaching the top were the 12 steps laid by the CCC. As far as the view, the trees are blocking the views described but must be good since AT&T was working on the tower located at the top.
Book: Massachusetts

Page Number(s) of Excerpt: 612

Year Originally Published: 1937

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