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Rhode Island National Recreation Trails

The newest NRTs in Rhode Island:

NRTBrowse all National Recreation Trails in Rhode Island: There are 12.50 miles of NRTs in Rhode Island and 2 trails!

Visit Rhode Island's "Featured" National Recreational Trails for the most recently designated trail(s)

Visit the National Recreation Trails website to learn more about the NRT program and access over 1,200 NRTs from across the country


Rhode Island Bicycling and Mountain Biking


Rhode Island Equestrian Trails


    Bay State Trail Riders Association works towards the development of a system of multi-use trails: www.bstra.org/


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Rhode Island Greenways and Community Trails


    New England Greenway Vision Plan envisions 19,300 miles of greenways and trails to make a cohessive green network for Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hamphsire, Rhode Island, and Vermont: http://www.umass.edu/greenway/

    Primary focus of Rhode Island Greenways Council is the East Coast Greenway corridor: http://www.rigreenways.org/

    Saugatucket River Heritage Corridor Coalition works to preserve the river corridor and to build and maintain trails: http://www.saugatucket.org/

Rhode Island Hiking Trails


    Narragansett Chapter of the Appalachian Mountain Club is the local Rhode Island affiliate of the Boston based AMC: www.amcnarragansett.org/

    Midstate Trail is a 92 mile hiking trail extending from Rhode Island through central Massachusetts to the Wapack Trail in New Hampshire: www.midstatetrail.org/

    Narragansett Trail is a 21-mile route from Lantern Hill in North Stonington, Connecticut, to Ashville Pond in Hopkinton, Rhode Island: www.mdc.net/~dbrier/yawgoog/trails/narragansett.html

    Story of the Yawgoog Trails covers trails in Yawgoog Scout Reservation near Rockville, RI and beyond, including the Tippecansett Trail: www.mdc.net/~dbrier/yawgoog/trails/

    American Volkssport Association hosts year-round walking events; search by state

Rhode Island Long-Distance Trails


Rhode Island Off-Highway Vehicle Trails


    New England Trail Riders Association has photos, events, and clubs: www.netra.org

Rhode Island Rail Trails and Canal Trails


Rhode Island Snow Trails


Rhode Island Waterway and Boating Trails


    Rhode Island Canoe & Kayak Association has trips, events, and paddling locations: http://www.ricka.org/


Rhode Island Statewide Advocacy and Resources


Rhode Island State Trails Program


Rhode Island Outdoor Recreation




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