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Perfect place for a picnic on the shores of Narragansett Bay.

This is a RI state park, but it feels more like a large city park. (No admission charge.) Don't... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Bristol RI, United States
Just a quite drive

Colt State Park is a beautiful place to just take a drive through, sit and read a book, take a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sandra H
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114 Hope St, Bristol, RI 02809-2048
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All reviews picnic tables narragansett bay kite flying bike path town beach rhode island outdoor chapel walking trails bathroom facilities fishing pier great place for a picnic plenty of space watch the sunset open space beautiful spot family and friends picnic lunch
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a RI state park, but it feels more like a large city park. (No admission charge.) Don't look for long trails through the woods; just spread a blanket on the grass and have your lunch. Lot of space; even on the Fourth of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Colt State Park is a beautiful place to just take a drive through, sit and read a book, take a walk, I have a cookout. you do not just drive by the oceanfront but also through the park. You will see the boats sailing by,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place to visit on a warm day! Whether you’re looking for a place to escape for alone time and watch the waves, or a place to go for a family outing! Anything from picnicking, cookout, kite flying, dog walking/ball play, beaches, tossing a football...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

I love going to Colt State Park. It's just beautiful, I enjoy walking my dogs along the pathway around the ocean. There is a beautiful fishing pier for anyone who enjoys that as well. There are lots of places to picnic and plenty of parking....More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Heidi B
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Took a drive through after some luncher the water in Bristol. A great spot to walk, jog, bicycle, or just relax and have a picnic at one of the many tables in the park. Very enjoyable.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank John H
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Excellent spot for picnic , relaxing , photography. A family spot and good to enjoy the time. Clean and nice place.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JeetKush
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Beautiful views, great place to walk or just sit to read. Nice place for a picnic as well. It's definately worth a stop.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lori M
Reviewed 6 October 2018

My family took a drive through Colt State Park after lunch in Bristol. It is a beautiful park. They are nice biking and walking trails and picnic tables all over the place. There are also several large open areas for games or for the kids...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Adventurer681622
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I were born and raised in Bristol, have been visiting the park ever since we were kids. We have spent time at the Bristol Town Beach, watched sporting events for our nephews and neices over the years on the fields. We have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rja0228
Reviewed 3 October 2018

A wonderful park to enjoy the Narragansett Bay breezes and to watch sailboats on the water. Good hiking trail that goes by the water then into the woods of the Park. Plenty of picnic tables to have a picnic. There are park benches to sit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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4 September 2018|
Response from The-swindy | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are areas for grilling with picnic tables. It appeared that the locations “sites” were numbered - almost like you could some how reserve a location. We did not grill... we just walked around the coast line
2 September 2018|
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Response from Lois B | Reviewed this property |
No charge..just drive in and park.
25 July 2018|
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Response from SugaKows | Reviewed this property |
I believe they book the chapel in 3 hour increments. Double check though.