Dogtown Common, Gloucester

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  • Went here for a hike. Hard to find some of these sites as they were not marked well. Such as Peters Pulpit. We did find the boulders that all had names, words or numbers on them. Some were not shown o...  more »
  • Wander around for a couple of hours. Look for the boulders with messages on them for the workers housed here. Remember hard work is its own reward.  more »
  • There is a shooting range right at the main entrance. This is not why my subject line is "Use Caution". This area was quite loud (not a relaxing stroll through the woods) so we opted to enter from a l...  more »

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