Under the Big Rock  LbNA # 48504 (ARCHIVED)

Placed DateJun 20 2009
LocationWatertown, CT
Planted Bygirl scout trail    
Found By lymusicnote
Last Found Oct 2 2010
Hike Distance?

Veterans Memorial Park is open daily from 6:30 a.m. to sunset. The park has a lot of activities going on so please be discreet when stamping and be sure to hide the box well after your done.

You can start anywhere, but you need to get to the intersection of routes 6 and 262 in Watertown. Go east on route 262 to the blinking yellow light, this is Nova Scotia Hill Rd.
Go left, about ½ mile down is the entrance to the park on your right. Enter and precede to the flagpole, after the flagpole turn left into the first parking lot. Park your car here and get ready for a short walk. Walk through the soccer field (around if there is a game) to the picnic pavilion, walk through the playground until you come to the park road again, cross the road and look for the Handicapped Parking sign, walk up toward the bleachers then take a left on the stone walkway. Walk up behind the baseball backstop to where the path splits. Take the left fork of the path onto the white blazed trail. You will come to a stone wall follow the stone wall east approximately 40 steps to the intersection of this wall and a broken down stone wall. Go north along this broken down wall 55 steps to the BIG ROCK, look at the base of this rock to find the box. Retrace your route back to your car.