This One Beautiful Rhode Island Lake Has A Beach That Rivals The Coast

It’s hard to compete with the miles and miles of stunning shoreline of the Ocean State. But for those of you looking for a beach day a little closer to home, there is one freshwater spot that can hold its own against the coast. Olney Pond (which might as well be called a lake) is in the heart of Lincoln Woods State Park and it’s the perfect spot for some summertime fun.

Have you ever visited Lincoln Woods State Park? What is your favorite thing to do at this gem of a spot? When you’re making your beach bucket list for this summer, make sure to explore some of these low-profile coastal treasures.