Bates Outing Club Archives


March 10, 2017 11:13 am

Tumbledown Dick

Description Arguably the closest crag from Bates (~1:15 from door to crag), Tumbledown Dick, also known as the dick, is…


March 10, 2017 8:56 am

Higgins Beach

Description Higgins beach is located just south of Portland in Scarborough. The beach itself is great for chillin and taking…


March 9, 2017 8:56 pm

Popham Beach State Park

Description Popham is an incredible  beach and home to the Bates Outing Club annual fall clam bake. At low tide,…


March 8, 2017 8:37 pm

Bald Mountain

Description Bald Mountain is reached by a 15 minute hike on a flat easy trail followed by a 20-30 minute hike…