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Nice flat trail with great scenery.

Had a beautiful day to do this trail and enjoyed it very much. Started in Providence and rode to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Toby168
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Livingston, Montana
East Bay Bike Path

We traveled from Bristol along the path 8 miles to Barrington. It's a nice flat trail but the lack... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Tim P
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A 14.5-mile paved path stretching from East Providence to Bristol.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a beautiful day to do this trail and enjoyed it very much. Started in Providence and rode to Bristol, had lunch and rode back. The trail is easy to do and flat, with the exception of 1 or 2 small hills. As others have...More

Thank Toby168
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We traveled from Bristol along the path 8 miles to Barrington. It's a nice flat trail but the lack of maintenance has left so many bumps from roots and cracks that it's more like mountain biking. Never mind the loose wood planks on either of...More

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Participated in a group ride on the rail trail. It was very scenic, flat and wide. The trail had quite a few tree roots poking through so you had to keep your eyes on the trail to prevent falling. People are very friendly and courteous....More

Thank nancy2010
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Took us about 1.5 hours in each direction, there are many stops at intersections. The path can be crowded with other cyclists and families with kids, but chill out and realize that your are not training for the tour de france and enjoy the day....More

Thank leafpeeper98
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a great bike path for anyone in reasonable shape. There are no big hills, nothing that will require anything more than a moderate level of riding. The path goes through many towns from Providence to Bristol, passing through wooded areas and by the...More

Thank RhodeIslandActor
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great bike path for families. Views are beautiful and there are few road crossings (at least on the southern portion we saw.) One warning: this path is fairly narrow and is used by families with strollers, little kids on bikes, pedestrians of...More

Thank abcjen
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Went here with my kids on a Sunday. Started in Bristol near Independence Park. It was easy to find parking, even on a Sunday. Beautiful views of the water and plenty of places to pull off to take a break. places to buy lemonade, fresh...More

1  Thank ZoZaMom
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Biked from East Providence to Bristol and back, detouring to the pretty trails in Colt State Park along the way. While the East Bay Bike Path itself is very pleasant and pretty most of the way, the inclusion of Colt State Park's trails offers up...More

1  Thank gams1000
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This is the third time we have biked this path but the first time we started at the north end and rode to Bristol. This was great because there are many places for lunch in Bristol and it offered a good break before the return...More

1  Thank Beenthere1950
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Heard great things about this RI bike path - great for our family of five! four of us biked, one bladed, and everyone enjoyed the scenery, and very flat path! Gem of a find in RI. Will definitely be back this summer.

Thank ScanFam5
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