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Newport offers many locations for shellfishing adventure

Bristol Shellfishing & Clamming

End of Fales Road Bristol, RI Phone:

An extension of the west end of Fales Road, off Hope Street (Route 114), this right-of-way is a concrete ramp leading down to a cobble beach on Narragansett Bay. It is popular for shellfishing

Off Seapowet Avenue Tiverton, RI Phone:

Located off Seapowet Avenue, this refuge area includes a variety of coastal habitats.There is a parking area along a cobble beach north of the bridge over the Seapowet River and walking or driving access to Seapowet Point. There is a marsh on the point, popular for shellfishing. There is also a small gravel boat launch ramp south of the bridge that provides access to an extensive salt marsh and tidal creek area.

Potters Cove/ Taylor Point

16 East Shore Road Jamestown, RI Phone:

A long narrow beach hugging Potter Cove can be reached by stairs descending from the parking lot. Clamming and fishing are popular activities here.