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Fort Adams State Park - Hiking


Rhode Island, United States




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What are the activities at Fort Adams State Park ?

Hiking


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Why choose a trail at Fort Adams State Park?

Fort Adams State Park is a Rhode Island state park located in Newport, Rhode Island. The park occupies the site of Fort Adams, a coastal fortification first established in 1799. The park offers panoramic views of the Newport harbor and Narragansett Bay, and features a variety of recreational opportunities, including hiking, biking, fishing, and picnicking. The park also includes the Fort Adams Visitor Center, which offers exhibits on the history of the fort and the surrounding area.



What are the services on site?

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Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule
Monday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMTuesday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMWednesday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMThursday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMFriday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMSaturday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMSunday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Coordinates
41.4790898 -71.3358244

What are the coordinates and address of Fort Adams State Park?

Fort Adams State Park
(401) 847-2400
80 Fort Adams Dr, Newport, RI 02840, USA

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Fort Adams State Park can be accessed by driving through the main entrance of the park and following the signs for the "Trailhead Parking Area."

Why visit Fort Adams State Park

The Fort Adams State Park is a beautiful place to visit in Rhode Island. The park has a lot of history, and there are many things to do there. There are beautiful views of the ocean, and it is a great place to go for a walk or a bike ride. There are also picnic areas and playgrounds, and it is a great place to spend a day with your family.

Is Fort Adams State Park in Rhode Island a good place for the whole family?

Yes, Fort Adams State Park is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone busy, including hiking, biking, fishing, and swimming. The park also has a playground and a picnic area.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Fort Adams State Park in Rhode Island include sailing, fishing, and hiking. There are also several restaurants and bars in the area, as well as a few small shops. Some things not to be missed include the Newport Mansions, which are some of the most famous and opulent homes in the country, and the Cliff Walk, a scenic hiking trail that runs along the coast.

-The Newport Cliff Walk: A beautiful 3.5 mile walk along the coast with stunning views of the ocean and Newport mansions.

-The Breakers Mansion: A 70 room mansion built in 1895 by Cornelius Vanderbilt II. It is now a museum open for tours.

-The International Tennis Hall of Fame: A museum dedicated to the history of tennis with interactive exhibits and a hall of fame honoring the greatest players in the sport.

-The Newport Jazz Festival: A three day music festival held every summer at Fort Adams featuring some of the biggest names in jazz.

Where to eat?

1. The White Horse Tavern in Newport, RI

2. The Mooring Seafood Kitchen & Bar in Newport, RI

3. The Clarke Cooke House in Newport, RI

4. Brick Alley Pub in Newport, RI

5. 1650 Restaurant at the Newport Marriott Hotel in Newport, RI




Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What are the opening hours ?

Monday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMTuesday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMWednesday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMThursday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMFriday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMSaturday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PMSunday: 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No