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Altar Rock

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  • Siasconset
  • Viewpoint/Scenic Overlook

Updated 12/23/2013

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A dirt track leads to the island's highest point, Altar Rock, at an elevation of 101 feet, and the view is spectacular. The hill overlooks approximately 4,000 acres of rare coastal heathland laced with paths leading in every direction.

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Altar Rock Rd., 3 miles west of Milestone Rd. Rotary on Polpis Rd., Siasconset, Massachusetts, United States

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Updated 12/23/2013


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