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Clayhead Nature Trail

Corn Neck Road, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
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Lovely place to walk

Its a great place to find lovely peaceful views of ponds, farms, the ocean and forests. Sadly it... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
LJK0308
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Bedford, MA
Nice Hike on the bluffs.

Meandering hike from the beach to the cliffs. Lots of ecologically different areas including... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
EpicureanEater
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Jackson County, OR
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Corn Neck Road, New Shoreham, Block Island, RI 02807
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Its a great place to find lovely peaceful views of ponds, farms, the ocean and forests. Sadly it comes with a small boat load of trash. I collected a bag full of empty beer cans and would have been able to fill several more……Protected land...More

Thank LJK0308
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Meandering hike from the beach to the cliffs. Lots of ecologically different areas including ocean, marsh, ponds, etc. It is an out and back trail. Hard to find initially however I think that minimizes the number of hikers to our benefit. They obviously take care...More

Thank EpicureanEater
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This trail was a nice easy level trail thru some very pretty woods that offered shade on a sunny day, and ended at a beautiful beach.

Thank bruwest
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

As it was a coolish Memorial Day weekend, and we're not big shoppers, this was a great activity for our family -- we all got warm as we walked along the bluffs/cliffs. I only wish there had been a place for us to sit (rocks?)...More

1  Thank klorigan
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Great place to get close to the sea side. Rocky coast line and sandy walk ways. Bring the pup on a leash, and enjoy the fresh breeze. North lighthouse is a distance, but still a great view if you can only go so far. Classic...More

Thank manateefan2015
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Glad we stumbled across this trail but next time must bring bug spray due to aggressive flys. Parking available. Nice woodland walk to beach and bluffs. Make your own clay figures from the sediment. Lots of debris washed up on shore including large dead whale....More

Thank shoreviews
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Was looking out for the trail head sign while biking up Corn Neck Rd to North Light but missed it. Found it on the way back - missed it because it was overshadowed by a large "For Sale" sign. At the end of the bumpy...More

Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 1 July 2016

One of my favorite things to do on block island is to get up early, before it's busy, and ride my bike to a trail for quiet walking. This is a fantastic trail for birds and fantastic water views over the cliff-side. The trail is...More

1  Thank Janet H
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Stay out of the trails in the maze that run to the left. Stay on the open mowed path and you can walk down to a great beach w/ surf and wonderful sounds as the waves move across the beach stones.

Thank Enfieldwatersprite
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Take the time to hike this gorgeous trail, it is magnificent! It is not too difficult. We took a cab from the ferry dock to the trail entrance for $18 but wished we had taken a cab to the far end of the trail and...More

1  Thank PitBossJunior
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dewaller
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Response from Enfieldwatersprite | Reviewed this property |
The trail is fairly level w/ a one gradual relatively short down hill section if you take the right junction trail to the beach. Otherwise to the left at the junction you are walking slightly up and down on a high ridge... More
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