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Colt State Park

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Address: 114 Hope St, Bristol, RI 02809-2048
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+1 401-253-7482
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great place to cool off on a hot day

Drive into this park then along Narragansett Bay and find your special spot. Sit on a bench with binoculars to scan to water and coastline. Or select a picnic table to eat at... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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RI
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67 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Drive into this park then along Narragansett Bay and find your special spot. Sit on a bench with binoculars to scan to water and coastline. Or select a picnic table to eat at. There are restrooms in this area, charcoal grills. Continue driving the loop past a quaint chapel and on to a cove area where people dig for quahogs.... More 

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Tiverton, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful place to walk, lots of pathways, lots of water front, lots of places to sit & look at the water.

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Providence, RI
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great waterfront park with a great walking trail around it, picnic locations and views for days! A must see.

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Newport, United States
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You can spend an entire day, going to the beach, picnic,riding your bikes and spending some beautiful time outside with your family!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place to go for a walk, listen to the sound of the waves or watch the sun set. Great for a romantic stroll along the water.

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Jomtien Beach, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great for walking, biking skateboarding and kayaking. it has ballfields, skateboard park a nice rocky waterfront experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a great choice for family gatherings, fishing, launching a boat (no fee). Expansive open field lend themselves to flying kites or maybe even a drone! Plenty of trails and paths that lead to secluded areas of the park and to the rocky beaches.

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Portsmouth, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This park is a great way to experience a family retreat with a waterfront view! It is a very large park and allows everyone to have their own space and includes grills, walking paths and picnic tables. You need to go here if you are close. It's also nice for a drive next to the water for a quick getaway.

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Bristol, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Colt state park is such a great place in the spring, fall and winter. Summer time its full of riffraff who dont care about how loud they are or if they are dropping F bombs around other peoples kids. If you want to go during the summer just stay away from the beach and stay around the beautiful grassy play... More 

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Warren, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We celebrate Mother's Day here VERY year (except when it rains). There is tons of open space for kids to run and play. Picnic tables and grill spots for cookouts, water access and so many little nooks to discover. The park is always very clean and never overcrowded (because there is just so much open space)!

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