Weekend Walks in Rhode Island


  • The 40 walks and gentle hikes in this new guide reveal the best terrain the state has to offer, both urban and rural.


A gentle hiking guide to Rhode Island’s diverse natural and historic treasures. For years Ken Weber has been educating visitors and natural wonders of the Ocean State.

This guide includes the cliffs of Block Island; the beaches of Ninigret and Napatree; the quiet woods and fields of the Northwestern Corner; the wildlife sanctuaries and islands of Narragansett Bay; and the mansions of Cliff Walk in Newport. The walks range from 1.5 to 9 miles in length, from gentle strolls to more challenging day hikes. Each chapter includes directions to the trail head, a detailed map, a complete description of the route, and natural and highlights you’ll see along the way. 30 black-and-white photographs, 41 maps