The East Bay Bike Path

EASY 44 reviews

The East Bay Bike Path is a 12.8 mile heavily trafficked point-to-point trail located near Bristol, Rhode Island that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
12.8 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
180 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Point to Point

dogs on leash

wheelchair friendly

kid friendly

birding

cross country skiing

mountain biking

paddle sports

road biking

snowshoeing

trail running

walking

beach

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Warren Recreation Park, Warren: From Providence, follow I-195 East into Massachusetts. Take Exit 2 (Route 136). At the end of the ramp, turn right to follow Route 136 South back into Rhode Island. In approximately 3 miles, stay left at Market Street to remain on Route 136 then turn right to follow Route 136 on a one-way road to Child Street. At the intersection with Child Street, turn left to follow Route 103 East. Turn right at Cole School Road (first right after Kickemuit Middle School) and follow until it merges with Asylum Road. The entrance to Warren Recreation Park is on the left before Hugh Cole School. From Bristol and Points South: Follow Route 136 North (Metacom Avenue) to Child Street. Turn right and follow the directions above to Warren Recreation Park.

20 days ago

Excellent walk but can be crowded. Watch out for bikes. Some think they are road racers. Water views, marshes and birds, including ospreys, make it all worthwhile.

2 months ago

Beautiful bike ride right by the water. Just recently repaved. My favorite summer activity!

2 months ago

Trail is not one to get going fast. There are dozens of road crossings with stop signs for the trail traffic. Also, many of the walkers will walk strollers 2 abreast with no concern for approaching traffic. Even bikers will take up the whole trail and not clear until you call, "on your left. "

road biking
3 months ago

This is by far the most beautiful bike trail I have explored. The views are outstanding. My favorite so far!

3 months ago

road biking
8 months ago

trail running
Monday, August 21, 2017

The scenery from the trailhead in Bristol is amazing. A flat trail that winds through marshes, parks, and old homes.

road biking
Monday, August 21, 2017

Sunday, August 06, 2017

Easy railroad trail. Scenic. Busy. The Bristol end point has casual restaurants and bars.

mountain biking
Friday, July 07, 2017

Beautiful views along the path.

Sunday, July 03, 2016

Strippers?? I think she meant stripers... very disappointed.

fishing
Monday, June 13, 2016

great for bicycle/walking roller skating fishing off the bridge (strippers)!!

Sunday, November 15, 2015

great trail

road biking
Saturday, May 09, 2015

great veiws, cab get somewhat crowded on weekends. awesome path of you're looking for a nice casual paced ride. jogging/running is also a nice option for this path.

Saturday, July 05, 2014

We've biked it, we've hiked it. It takes somewhat longer than 1.5 hrs to hoof it on this path, but it's a great dayhike if you're in the mood for faster-paced, more civilized walk. There are plenty of attractions and distractions to enjoy along the way, including several opportunities for snacks and ice cream! When my grandson and I are "in training" for an upcoming AT section hike, daily treks of 3+ miles on this path between our respective homes are part of our schedule.

Wednesday, September 04, 2013

Enjoyed this with my family last year. In a word - Exceptional! Scenic, well maintained, and offers a lot to do along the way. A must do for any level of biker - especially families.

road biking
Sunday, August 18, 2013

Took the wife and kids, along with the dog on his own trailer. Very safe, and easy bike trail for the whole family. Not much shade, so bring plenty of water, and keep an eye on the dog.

walking
Saturday, May 04, 2013

Short trail for bike riders, walkers or kids on scooters. All ages and ability levels can access.

road biking
Saturday, May 04, 2013

Excellent trail for people of all ages and abilities.

hiking
5 days ago

recorded Track - Jul 21, 06:19 PM

hiking
2 months ago

road biking
4 months ago

road biking
4 months ago

road biking
5 months ago

hiking
Thursday, October 05, 2017

hiking
Saturday, September 23, 2017

hiking
Sunday, August 27, 2017

mountain biking
Saturday, August 12, 2017

mountain biking
Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

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