The Ultimate Rhode Island Waterfalls Road Trip Is Right Here – And You’ll Want To Do It

We all love our Route 1A road trips in Narraganset, but why not change it up? Here is a day’s worth of amazing waterfalls all found in amazing spots including charming small towns, hikes in the forest, and short, but beautiful walking paths. There are just so many reasons to love the natural beauty of Rhode Island. Here’s the ultimate waterfall road trip in Rhode Island.

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Address: Hemlock Rd, Clayville, RI 02815, USA
Address: Burrillville, RI, USA
Address: Burrillville, RI 02830, USA
Address: Albion Falls, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
Address: Robin Hollow Pond, West Greenwich, RI 02817, USA
Address: 67 Roosevelt Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
Address: Pawtuxet Village, Warwick, RI 02888, USA
Address: 21 Glen Rock Rd, West Kingston, RI 02892, USA
Address: Horseshoe Falls, Richmond, RI 02892, USA
Address: Stepstone Falls, West Greenwich, RI 02817, USA
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Waterfall Road Trip In Rhode Island

January 26, 2021

What are the best waterfall hikes in Rhode Island?

Can you think of a better way to spend a few hours than outdoors among nature, on a hike that leads to a beautiful waterfall? To reach one of the best waterfalls in Rhode Island, follow the Ben Utter Trail, which meanders through The Arcadia Management Area. The kid-friendly trail spans just 2.5 miles and leads to Stepstone Falls. For an easy hike that leads to another tumbling waterfall, set off on The Hunts Mill Trail. Clocking in at .07 of a mile, the picturesque trail’s highlight is the hidden waterfall that not too many people know about.

What are the best day trips in Rhode Island?

Day tripping is one of the best ways to explore Rhode Island. You can set off on amazing Rhode Island day trips any time of the year. If you’re a fan of both wine and waterfalls, go on the wine and waterfalls day trip that will take you to such picture-perfect destinations as Stepstone Falls, Ponaganset Falls, and Round Top Fishing Area. The Blackstone Valley also makes an ideal day trip destination. Sat on the border of Massachusetts, the area is home to such historic sites as The Slater Mill and Lincoln Woods State Park.

What are the best outdoor activities in Rhode Island?

If you’re looking for things to do outside in Rhode Island, you can’t go wrong with spending a day – or even half of a day – hiking. Rhode Island boasts so many gorgeous hiking trails. The Cemetery Trail in Tiverton, at 3.5 miles, will lead you through an historic cemetery and is particularly pretty when flanked in fall foliage. The Tri-State Loop in Pascoag spans five miles and will take you into both Connecticut and Massachusetts (but only for a few minutes). Other easy and picturesque trails include the Lincoln Woods Trail in Lincoln and Cliff Walk in Newport.

Address: Hemlock Rd, Clayville, RI 02815, USA
Address: Burrillville, RI, USA
Address: Burrillville, RI 02830, USA
Address: Albion Falls, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
Address: Robin Hollow Pond, West Greenwich, RI 02817, USA
Address: 67 Roosevelt Ave, Pawtucket, RI 02860, USA
Address: Pawtuxet Village, Warwick, RI 02888, USA
Address: 21 Glen Rock Rd, West Kingston, RI 02892, USA
Address: Horseshoe Falls, Richmond, RI 02892, USA
Address: Stepstone Falls, West Greenwich, RI 02817, USA