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Last Updated: 11/2016
Whitewater (Route 67) Take-Out to Park Street Bridge (Route 20)

Description
             



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STATISTICS
Skill Level:            Class 2 and 3
Estimated Time: 
  1.5 hours
Distance:
              4.5 miles
USGS Map:
 Palmer, MA (7.5’x15’)


Whitewater Take-Out on Route 67 - Mile 11.6

Position:  42-11.58 N 72-15.85 W
Boat Launch:

Roadside Park for car top boats.
Nearest Launch Address
730 Boston Rd Palmer, MA 01069

Put-In/Take-Out Directions (5.4 miles, 9 minutes)
F
rom Exit 8 Palmer of the Massachusetts Turnpike (Rt. 90)

  1.  After the Toll booths, at the stop light, turn left onto Thorndike Street, Route 32 North toward Ware/Hardwick.
  2. At mile 1.2, turn right onto Old Warren Road.
  3. At mile 4.6, turn right onto Route 67 South.
  4. At mile 5.4, arrive at the roadside park on your left.  Car top take-out and put-in only.

Alternate Whitewater Take-Out - Mile 10.9
Position:  42-10.94 N 72-15.80 W
Boat Launch:
Roadside Park with concrete barriers.  A short carry to the river. Use care because the bank is steep.
Nearest Launch Address:
460 Boston Road Palmer, MA 01069


Route 20, Park Street Bridge - Mile 7.1
Position:  42-08.55 N 72-16.89 W
Boat Launch:
Roadside Park for car top boats.
Nearest Launch Address:
1701 Park Street, Palmer, MA 01069

Put-In/Take-Out Directions (3.5 miles, 6 minutes)
From Exit 8 Palmer of the Massachusetts Turnpike (Rt. 90)
  1.  After the Toll booths, at the stop light, turn right onto Thorndike Street.
  2. At mile 0.7, turn left onto Route 20 East/Park Street.
  3. At mile 3.5, turn right at the "Crossroads Sports".
  4. Park on grass just off their long driveway.  Carry your boat from the river.  Oh yeah, they have some great casual food!
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01176000 QUABOAG RIVER AT WEST BRIMFIELD, MA  
Whitewater Take-Out/Put-In
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