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Colt State Park

114 Hope St, Bristol, RI 02809-2048
+1 401-253-7482
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A beautiful urban waterside park

Visiting after Labour Day to find plenty of parking spots, picnic tables, and clean washrooms... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nice Waterfront Park

Would have enjoyed it more if the weather was nicer - but a great place to take a picnic lunch and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Rockville, Maryland
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114 Hope St, Bristol, RI 02809-2048
+1 401-253-7482
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Reviewed yesterday

Visiting after Labour Day to find plenty of parking spots, picnic tables, and clean washrooms. Great biking and walking trails. Great views of Narragansett Bay.

Thank DT-PEI
Reviewed 4 days ago

Would have enjoyed it more if the weather was nicer - but a great place to take a picnic lunch and enjoy some pretty views.

Thank DebEM2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

That Colt State Park is now a public park that welcomes all visitors to Samuel Colt's palatial historic farmstead of hundreds of rolling acres of lawn with miles of bike paths and walking trails, a public beach, and boat launch is a revelation. Unlike Newport,...More

Thank Joseph I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place to have a family get together. Good for a bike ride or to lauch a boat. Has a playgriund and also has basketball courts. It also has a beach which is ok. They have a fishing pier. Great place to spend the day

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds are really nice, the views are nice and the place somehow stays clean despite the total absence of trash cans.

Thank oz411
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the perfect place to ride a bike, fish, walk, and lots more. It's it's absolutely beautiful and the people's are nice too. My family and I have been going here since I twas about 8 years old. If you are in the area,...More

1  Thank apatriot73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Colt State Park is a great place to walk, have a picnic by the water and just relax! I have lived in Rhode Island all my life and always look forward to a day at Colt State Park.

Thank PatL360
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Colt State park is a hidden gem in Bristol Rhode Island. The park is meticulously maintained, and offers beautiful views from every area. The bike path is exceptionally good, and totally enjoyable. The park is also good for walking, fishing, having a picnic, or just...More

Thank Janice B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There is not much I can say except....Colt State Park is an absolutely beautiful spot. Residents of Rhode Island, as well as tourists, should put this park on their list of places to visit. Walk, sit on one of the benches and meditate by the...More

Thank Wicki55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is great for long walks along the waterfront. It also has some running trails and is also near the south end of the East Bay Bike Path, so it is worth taking a detour into the park. the bike trails are not always...More

Thank David C
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Questions & Answers
23 July 2017|
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Response from Kevin J |
Yes its a state park. As Long as You Follow all laws and regulations leash law and pick up the Dookie
23 July 2017|
Response from CathyHatfield | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is pet friendly, dogs on leash of course, and please pick up !