Found this place by accident a few years back ,and have been back at least a dozen times. Like to go clamming and snorkel.Pretty shallow for the most part.A lot of boat traffic during peak seasons.
Ninigret has several sections, all with easy trails through a variety of habitats, most around a mile. Many are paved and accessible. The Kettle Pond visitors center of the main visitors center for ask the RI wildlife refuges.
As is often true of locals, we sometimes overlook the treasures in our backyard. It had been years since we visited Ninigret and after a walk with friends on an unseasonably warm March Sunday, we have vowed to stop there more often. The trails are easy to walk and the views across the pond are terrific.
This setting has so much to offer! There is a wonderful launch for kayaks with convenient drop off and parking. I have used it with my family to paddle out to the breach way. Also here is a wonderful park for kids and a small but spacious pond adjacent for the kids to enjoy as well. They love looking at... 更多
Meeting a friend for a nice winter walk. Drive in and go all the way to the end. There is a composting toilet in the parking lot. Chose from a long walk or a short walk or combine them for a longer walk. THe paths are all very well marked and well maintained and easy to walk along. Some goes... 更多
Ahh...Nini park, so very uniquely Rhode Island. This place is so many things wrapped into one, it's home to local observatories, a playground, tennis courts, a swimming hole, and vast beaten, vegetation overgrown roads that lead to nowhere. It's also the home to the Charlestown Seafood Festival, Rhythm and Roots, the circus', and a myriad of other festivals throughout the... 更多
We went there mid-day at the end of August and didn't last long, quickly understanding why there were virtually no other cars in the lots. Its an expansive attractive looking park but the swarming mosquitoes drove us quickly away. I suspect it is a great location during the cooler months; August was simply brutal, even with a coating of bug... 更多
BRING BUG REPELLENT WITH YOU, YOU WILL BE EATEN ALIVE IF YOU GO IN WITHOUT IT. This was a very short walk along an old air base along the shore. We didn't see too many birds but heard them. It was hot the day we were there so maybe they were in the trees staying cool. You will be eaten... 更多