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Colt State Park

114 Hope St, Bristol, RI 02809-2048
+1 401-253-7482
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Beware of the lady who does reservations for the park lots

I was there yesterday and it was very obvious that the lady at the desk is not being fair to the... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
fujinpt
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Newport, Rhode Island
Awesome views!

To pass the time while our high school student did a shadow visit, we toured this park! Totally... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Rare G
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“picnic tables” (30 reviews)
“bike path” (29 reviews)
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114 Hope St, Bristol, RI 02809-2048
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+1 401-253-7482
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"outdoor chapel"
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"town beach"
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"walking trails"
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"bathroom facilities"
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"fishing pier"
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"great place for a picnic"
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"plenty of space"
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

I was there yesterday and it was very obvious that the lady at the desk is not being fair to the people she is suppose to serve. She not only upsetted a gentleman before me she did the same to me. I requested a date...More

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

To pass the time while our high school student did a shadow visit, we toured this park! Totally awesome views. Imagine this place is packed on nice days in the spring and summer.

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

One of my favorite day trips. I could spend every night of the week here during the summer. Beautiful summer breeze and breathtaking sunsets. It’s great for picnics and cookouts. My family reunion was held here in 2014. I’ve been visiting here over 30 years....More

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Colt State Park is one of the beauties of Rhode Island. Wonderful easy walking trails along the coast of Narragsnsett Bay. Mostly flat and lots to see. At one time the private estate of Samuel Colt. Simply a great treasure. Lots of family space for...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

Drove through the park on my way out of town for a last glimpse of the harbor and ocean. Expansive views of the harbor, lots of places to park or picnic.

Thank Lori M
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Really A nice little state park . You can dri e through some nice scenery and see the ocean as well. Have a picnic, go for a swim, or go for a hike in the woods..

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Great place to walk thru nature.Cycle path runs thru Park.Stunning views of the Bay and a great place for a picnic anytime of year!

Thank Michael F R
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Wonderful walking and biking paths along the waterfront. Plenty of picnic sites. Lots of parking places.

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Reviewed 13 October 2017

The beach itself does have life guards. This beach is also very rock and has very limited sand. It is mostly made of Sea Shells. There is a playground close to the beach, a snack shack, a volley ball court and picnic tables under a...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

We did a "drive thru", Having not been here previously it was a very rewarding experience to have visited. There are many walking/biking paths. Lots of places to pull over to the water's edge and enjoy the view, the breeze, the days sunshine; or to...More

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cartoons r
10 March 2018|
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Response from Fabiola M | Reviewed this property |
Many people go fishing at colt state. Bur I am not sure if it is ready for fishing. The beach does have a phone number you can call to find out if it is ready. Also check to see if they have any restrictions and to see if... More
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nikita138
25 September 2017|
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Response from Joseph I | Reviewed this property |
Operational Times: Park: Open year round - Sunrise to Sunset Office Hours: [winter] 8:00 - 3:30 [summer] 8:30 - 4:00 Contact Information: Colt State Park [401] 253-7482 [401] 253-6766 [Fax]
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royellen1
22 July 2017|
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Response from Kevin J |
Yes its a state park. As Long as You Follow all laws and regulations leash law and pick up the Dookie
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