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Boat Ramps - Newport, Aquidneck Island and the East Bay, RI

Weaver Cove

off Burma Road Portsmouth, RI Phone:

One mile south of Stringham Road and south of Melville complex. Concrete ramp is handicap accesssible. Plenty of vehicle and trailer parking. Four feet reported at mean low water.
Stafford Pond

off Old Stafford Road Tiverton, RI Phone:

There is a cement plank boat ramp and a gravel parking lot at the put-in. For boats launched from the state boat ramp the motor must be under 10hp (or electric). (This pond is stocked with trout several times a year.)
Fort Wetherill State Park - Jamestown, RI - Photo Credit Zafer Cakirtas
Fort Wetherill State Park

Fort Wetherill Road Jamestown, RI, 02835 Phone: 401-423-1771

Great views of Newport; good for scuba diving, boating, fishing, hiking

A boat ramp is located at the southeast end of Ocean Street, off Walcott Avenue (Route 138). It is a linked concrete plank for car-top vessels only. It is handicapped accessible, and chemical toilets are available.
Boat Ramp - Fort Adams State Park - Newport, RI
Fort Adams State Park

80 Fort Adams Drive Newport, RI, 02840 Phone: 401-847-2400

The boat launch is located at the southwest corner of the park - take the second right off Fort Adams Drive (at the Public Sailing Center lot), then bear right at the beach to reach the ramp. Concrete slab. Fishing piers. Handicap access.
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