Enjoy Endless Scenery At Purgatory Chasm In Rhode Island

Rhode Island may be a small state, but it’s big on natural beauty. And if you’re looking for a place that’s slightly off-the-beaten path but just as beautiful as some of New England’s top attractions, look no further than Purgatory Chasm in Middletown. This wonderful geological feature deserves to be discovered.

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/

Many (many) years ago it was possible to jump across the chasm, but those days are long gone — it expands bit by bit every year. Have you ever been to Purgatory Chasm?

Address: Tuckerman Ave, Middletown, RI 02842, USA