This Island Sanctuary In Rhode Island Is A Hiker’s Hidden Paradise

In an age where tourism is at its highest ever, not often will you find an island oasis preserved in its natural state. The Norman Bird Sanctuary in Rhode Island is one such place. Luckily this island sanctuary isn’t off limits or surrounded by unfriendly no trespassing signs, in fact, exactly the opposite is true! This protected treasure welcomes visitors to tour every inch of its unspoiled beauty. Get ready to explore this amazing hiker’s paradise.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you ever visited this hiker’s paradise? Share your experiences and photos below in the comments section or in our Rhode Island Nature Lover’s Group on Facebook.