Fort Adams State Park


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Fort Adams State Park


Location:Off Route 138, at the mouth of the Newport Harbor.
Facilities:Picnic areas, concessions, swimming beach, boat ramps, fishing piers, museum, sailing center, soccer fields, rugby field, showers, restrooms (é).
Activities:Boating (sail and power boat), fishing, swimming, windsurfing, soccer, rugby, road races, summer concerts and festivals.
Special Features:Other park facilities include: Sail Newport, a non-profit community sailing facility offering sailboat instruction and rental to the general public, as well as regattas and other sailing events (for information call 401-849-6177); the Museum of Yachting, featuring displays of photographs, models, costumes, boats, and yachting memorabilia from the turn of the century (for information call 401-847-1018); and the Eisenhower House, a conference and seminar center overlooking Narragansett Bay (for information call 401-847-6740).
Address:84 Adams Dr
Newport, RI 02840

Phone:401-847-2400
Fax:401-841-9821
Web: www.riparks.com/fortadams.htm
Size: 105 acres.

See other parks in Rhode Island.
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