50 Old Hillside DriveGlendale, RI, 02826Phone: 401-568-9474
Inland freshwater lake/beach
Recreational facility with 750 feet of beach front. Spring Lake has a children’s water slide and swim dock. Lifeguard on duty daily. Amenities: Canoe and paddleboat rentals, volleyball court, food and drink, paddle boats, canoes, kayaks, entertainment, arcade, restrooms, shower, picnic site. Season/Hours: July 1 - 31, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.; August 1 - Labor Day, 10 a.m. - dusk Fees: Non-Resident, $3
2 Manchester Print Works RoadLincoln, RI, 02865Phone: 401-723-7892
Inland park with freshwater swimming, boating, trails, horseback riding
Fresh water swimming at a beautiful inland lake in the woods of northern Rhode Island. Life guards on duty during the summer season. See full description of Lincoln Woods State Park.
Governor John Notte Memorial Park
1801 Douglas AvenueNorth Providence, RI, 02904Phone: 401-349-5625
A freshwater beach on West River, full recreational facilities, and a peaceful waterfall. Lifeguards on duty daily starting July 1.
Amenities: Paddleboat rentals, ample parking, tennis courts, ball field, swings for children, picnic site.
Season/Hours: Summer; 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Fees: Non-resident, $6; $15 per carload.
Route 1A just off Route 1Charlestown, RIPhone: 401-364-1222
Pond swimming, fishing; playground, fields, nature center, Frisbee golf
Small pond in the park offer fresh water swimming from a sandy beach, and fishing from a picnic grove. LIfe guards on duty in season. Picnicking and a pavilion are nearby. Bathrooms are available.
See full description of Ninigret Park
Located off Route 44, just east of the Rhode Island/Connecticut state line, the Casimir Pulaski Memorial Recreation Area is part of Rhode Island’s George Washington Recreation Area. Swimming and fishing in Peck Pond. Amenities: Picnic site, restrooms, hiking trails. Season/Hours: Late May – Labor Day; dawn – dusk Fees: State fees apply (see top of page).