Doane Rock
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Smokey
N 41° 50.667 W 069° 57.469
19T E 420482 N 4632949
Quick Description: Doane Rock glacial deposit.
Location: Massachusetts, United States
Date Posted: 7/11/2007 3:47:06 PM
Waymark Code: WM1V8E
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
Views: 128

Long Description:
Doane Rock is one of the largest ice-carried boulders in Southern New England and the largest on Cape Cod. Cape Cod Massachusettes is composed almost entirely of rock debris deposited by ice age glaciers over 18,000 years ago. Most of this debris called "glacial till," consists of clay, sand, and pebbles; but the ice also deposited larger stones. Doane Rock stands 18 feet (5.5 meters) high and extends below the ground an estimated 12 feet (3.7 meters).

Doane Rock is located just of of Doane Road about one mile past the Salt Pond Visitor's Center on NPS land. Parking is available right nearby.
Waymark is confirmed to be publicly accessible: yes

Parking Coordinates: N 41° 50.667 W 069° 57.469

Access fee (In local currency): .00

Requires a high clearance vehicle to visit.: no

Requires 4x4 vehicle to visit.: no

Public Transport available: yes

Website reference: [Web Link]

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