The surveyors were allegedly on a mission to chart the boundary line of the colony's boundaries. However, it is presumed that they incorrectly marked the locations, as they were approximately three miles south of their intended destination. It is said this is potentially due to incorrect information delivered by their Native American guides.
The park is open to the public year round, with no entrance fees or schedule. During the off season, however, there may not be access to restroom facilities and park staff may not be present