Tag Archives: Babson Boulders

Dogtown and Babson Boulders

I’ve never built a stone wall, but creating this montage gave me an idea what it is like, without the heavy lifting.  The boulders have been placed along the road leading from the Cherry Street entrance to Dogtown Road.  There is one … Continue reading

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Babson Boulder Hike Pic From Debbie Whiting

Thought you would enjoy this pic taken today during our hike along the Babson Boulder Trail. Our two Goldendoodles Piper and Rosie measure happiness in muddiness units and today was a very happy day!! Debbie

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Some Babson Boulders

The Babson Boulders are always good targets for a walk in the woods. If you click on the photo Rubber Duck also visits, “Prosperity Follows Service”, orange blaze trail, rock on little rocks, RD takes a dip in the creek, … Continue reading

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Exploring Dogtown

A great Spring day to explore Dogtown and Babson’s Boulders

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Did You Know (Spiritual Power)

That the grandest of the boulders that Roger Babson hired unemployed stonecutters to carve inspiring messages on is Spiritual Power? Babson knew, as do many people, that spiritual power resides in nature. A walk through the woods or along a … Continue reading

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Kindness

Did you know? That millionaire philanthropist, and 10th generation Gloucester inhabitant, Roger Ward Babson (1875-1967), provided charitable assistance to unemployed stonecutters in Gloucester during the Great Depression, by commissioning them to carve inspirational inscriptions on approximately two dozen boulders in … Continue reading

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2011 Dogtown and Babson Boulders Calendar Update

I have been getting calls from people looking for the calendars. I am out of them and won’t have more in until Christmas Eve Day – however, you can still get them at Joncien, 25 Bearskin Neck, Rockport (Leslie 978-546-9161), … Continue reading

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2011 Dogtown and Babson Boulders Calendar

The Calendars are in! And the printer did a beautiful job on them. This high quality, uniquely Cape Ann, 8.5×11″ (11×17″ open) 12 month calendar is now available to purchase, just in time for that unique last minute gift you … Continue reading

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