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John H. Chafee Nature Preserve

John H. Chafee Nature Preserve Boston Neck Road (Route 1A), North Kingstown   Known to many as Rome Point, the Chafee Nature Preserve is one of the few natural spaces in RI that may be more popular in winter than…

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Neutaconkanut Hill

Neutaconkanut Hill 675 Plainfield St, Providence   Tucked into the western corner of Providence are 88 acres full of beautiful woodlands, meadows, valleys, geological outcroppings, stone walls, brooks, and many animals and birds. The "Great Hill of Neutaconkanut", the highest…

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Roger Williams Park

Roger Williams Park located off Elmwood Ave, Providence   Sure, you probably know and go to our fabulous zoo, but what about the park itself? The 435 acres of Roger Williams Park offer a lot of wonderful opportunities to view…

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Blackstone Park

Blackstone Park corner of Rhode Island Ave. and Paterson St., Providence   This 45-acre gem contains meadows, woodlands, ponds, wildlife, views of the Seekonk River, a giant staircase, conservation areas, and easy trails that children will love to explore. The…

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Gilbert Stuart Birthplace & Museum

Gilbert Stuart Birthplace & Museum 815 Gilbert Stuart Road, Saunderstown   You may know of the museum, waterwheels, and mills, but tucked into the back of the 23-acre property is a lovely nature trail. Along the well-marked and maintained trail,…

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Great Swamp Management Area

Great Swamp Management Area 277 Great Neck Road, South Kingstown   The 3,000+ acres of wetlands, woodlands, and meadows of the Great Swamp Management Area abut beautiful Worden Pond. But you'll want to take the loop trail around a large swamp…

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Cliff Walk

Cliff Walk Memorial Blvd west of Easton's (First) Beach, Newport   The 3+ mile paved Cliff Walk path offers gorgeous views of the ocean as well as many of the City by the Sea mansions and Salve Regina University. Starting…

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Warwick City Park

Warwick City Park Asylum Road, Warwick   With its paved path, ballfields, and intersections with the road, you might not think this is properly characterized as a hike. But given the number of features, it's definitely worth checking out. The…

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West Warwick Riverwalk

West Warwick Riverwalk Factory Street, Warwick   The northern section of the West Warwick Riverwalk is short, flat, and quite pleasant. Although the floods of 2010 damaged parts of the stroller-friendly path, you can still follow it for 0.5 miles along the…

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Canonchet Farm

Canonchet Farm Anne Hoxsie Lane, Narragansett   Narragansett's beaches are known throughout and beyond RI, but there are lots of wonderful natural places to explore as well. Within the 174-acres of Canonchet Farm, there are both salt and fresh water…

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