Assonet, Massachusetts: Profile Rock - Indian Chief

50-foot natural outcropping profile Indian Chief Massasoit -- at least, that's who the Wampanoag tribe said it was.

Freetown State Forest

Address:
Slab Bridge Road, Assonet, MA
Directions:
Freetown State Forest. From the north: Hwy 24 exit 10. Bear left onto S. Main St. Turn left at four corners onto Hwy 79 north and right onto Elm St./Slab Bridge Rd; continue for 1.5 miles to the forest entrance on left. Look for sign.
Hours:
Gates close 3:30 pm (Call to verify)
Phone:
508-644-5522
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Profile Rock. Profile Rock - Indian Chief

The site is also called Joshua's Mt. by the locals who have lived there more than 50 years.

[Edward St. Yves, 11/07/2010]
Profile Rock - Indian Chief

Profile Rock, a 50-foot outcropping, shows a profile of what the Wampanoags believe resembles Chief Massasoit. You can climb to the top and watch the sunset.

Freetown State Forest is located in south-east Massachusetts.

[Kel, 01/12/2010]
Profile Rock - Chief Massasoit

Very high but climbable rock located in Freetown State Forest. Profile is a bit hard to find, and area is also dangerous at night. Scene of numerous murders and also supposedly the gathering site of satanic cults. Located at the tip of the Bridgewater triangle - an area locally known for unexplained urban myths etc. profile rock definitely does not get the attention it deserves. Said to be the face of Wampanoag Chief, Massasoit.

[Danielle, 03/24/2009]

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