Take A Hike In Rhode Island’s Desert To See The Most Unique Landscape In The State

The Ocean State is famous for its miles of sandy shoreline but along the coast isn’t the only spot with a significant stretch of sand. Tucked away in the middle of the state is a miniature desert — at least that’s what the locals call it. This natural area is an unexpected gem for outdoor enthusiasts. To see one of the most unique landscapes in the state, start making plans to hike Rhode Island’s desert

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 these sand dunes? Scattered throughout our small state are lots of great areas to explore. Start this spring off with a short adventure by taking one of these scenic hikes under one mile.