Goddard Memorial State Park

Goddard Memorial State Park


Location:South of Providence off Route 4.
Facilities:Picnic areas, concession stands, bridle trails, equestrian show area, swimming beach, bathhouse, beach picnic shelter, boat ramp, information center, 9-hole golf course, 11 game fields, performing arts center.
Activities:Boating, fishing, swimming, windsurfing, hiking, horseback riding, road races, golf, ice skating, concerts and special events.
Special Features:Once a private estate, the park includes 62 deciduous and 19 evergreen tree varieties, including red and white pine, Douglas fir, red and white oak, and larch. This tract has been described by the U.S. Forest Service as "the finest example of private forestry in America."
Address:1095 Ives Rd
Warwick, RI 02818

Phone:401-884-2010
Fax:401-885-7720
Web: www.riparks.com/goddard.htm
Size: 489 acres.

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1, 2 - NBX Gran Prix of Cross/Shimano New England Professional Cyclo-Cross Series 7 and 8 Finale, Goddard Memorial State Park, Warwick, R.
In the news release, Animal Planet and Cox Invite Providence-Area Residents and Their Pets to Join in Free Fun When Animal Planet Expo Rolls into Town Saturday June 7 and Sunday June 8 at Goddard Memorial State Park, issued yesterday, May 21, by ANIMAL PLANET EXPO over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the headline of the release should read, "Animal Planet and Cox Invite Warwick Residents and Their Pets to Join in Free Fun When Animal Planet Expo Rolls into Town Saturday June 7 and Sunday June 8 at Goddard Memorial State Park" rather than ".
ANIMAL PLANET EXPO comes to Providence on Saturday June 7 and Sunday June 8 from 10 AM to 4 PM at Goddard Memorial State Park, 1095 Ives Road, Warwick, RI.

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