On the east side of the parking lot at Beech Forest Trail are stone steps that led to the home of Henry and Eva Helmer. He was the superintendent of the Province Lands from the 1940s to the 1960s, when they were under state control. The house was razed years after his death in 1966.
¶ Adapted from Building Provincetown (2015). ¶ Image by Nancy Marie Thibeault, courtesy of Terry Ciccotelli.