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Best trails in Rhode Island

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Trying to find the best Rhode Island trails? AllTrails has 251 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around West Greenwich, Charlestown or Exeter, we've got you covered. If you're looking for great Rhode Island state park trails, check out Lincoln Woods State Park. Or for some great local park options, check out Rockville Management and Public Fishing Area near Hope Valley or Big River State Management Area. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 175 easy trails in Rhode Island ranging from 0.6 to 18.9 miles and from 0 to 810 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Rhode Island
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#1 - Cliff Walk
Newport, Rhode Island
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Length: 6.6 mi • Est. 2 h 52 m
Backyard views of the famous mansions to one side, a beautiful rocky coastline to the other Would you call a home with 70 rooms a cottage? If not, you're obviously not Cornelius Vanderbilt II. The BShow more
#2 - Long Pond Woods Trail
Rockville Management and Public Fishing Area
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Length: 4.2 mi • Est. 1 h 59 m
Long Pond Woods Trail is a 4.2 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Hope Valley, Rhode Island that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, Show more
#3 - Carr's Pond and Tarbox Pond
Big River State Management Area
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 1 h 47 m
Part of the Big River Management area in West Greenwich, RI, the trails around Carr's Pond and Tarbox Pond are plentiful and winding. Trail options range from a quick walk around the pond to many hourShow more
#4 - George B. Parker Woodland Trail
Audubon Society George B Parker Woodland
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Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 2 h 56 m
George B. Parker Woodland Trail is a 6.1 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Greene, Rhode Island that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number oShow more
#5 - Stepstone Falls via Ben Utter Trail
Arcadia Management Area
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 11 m
Please note: off line map is recommended to get oriented as several users have reported that this trail is not well marked and/or that there may be poor cell reception in this area. Show more
#6 - Fisherville Brook Wildlife Refuge Trail
Exeter, Rhode Island
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 28 m
Fisherville Brook Wildlife Refuge Trail is a 3.3 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Exeter, Rhode Island that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily usedShow more
#7 - Rome Point Trail
John H. Chafee Nature Preserve
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 1 m
Rome Point Trail is a 2.4 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Saunderstown, Rhode Island that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number ofShow more
#8 - Lincoln Woods Trail
Lincoln Woods State Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 35 m
Lincoln Woods Trail is a 3.4 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Lincoln, Rhode Island that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options Show more
#9 - Cumberland Monastery Trail
Cumberland Monastery
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Length: 3.2 mi • Est. 1 h 27 m
Cumberland Monastery Trail is a 3.2 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Cumberland, Rhode Island that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number ofShow more
#10 - Upper Piney, Sawmill, Elephant, Pinto, Ring Road, Venom, Out and Back
Big River State Management Area
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Length: 17.2 mi • Est. 7 h 38 m
User are noticing "no parking" signs at the entrance. Locals say it's fine to park. Use your own discretion. This area may be subject to intermittent CLOSURES due to weather and trail conditions. ChecShow more
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