These 9 State Parks In Rhode Island Will Knock Your Socks Off

When thinking about Rhode Island people tend to focus on the beaches, which is understandable. The smallest state does have one of the most stunning coastlines. It is, however, surprising that our state parks aren’t discussed as often. With thousands of acres of amazing wildlife and landscapes, hundreds of unique trails, and even historic forts and lighthouses, the parks found in the Ocean State are like no other.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

There is enough amazing parkland and nature attractions to keep you busy year round in Rhode Island! From fall foliage and ice skating, to swimming at freshwater beaches and the ocean, start planning your next park adventure now!