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Been awhile, always worth a visit.

It's been at least a couple of years since we visited. Last time, it was a much cooler and clear... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2018
DaveEB310
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Narragansett, Rhode Island
Fun romp through an old fort

This fort was decommissioned after WWII. There are lots of rooms and secret passages to explore... read more

Reviewed July 5, 2018
Jay M
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College Station, Texas
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Before visiting, read up on Wikipedia's article about the defenses of Narragansett Bay, and then find the aerial pictures on Google maps. The fortifications are massive and crumbling. Take a flashlight if you have one. There is no interpretation except for the minefield
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I spent 20 years of my life summering on Jamestown and visiting the forts regularly. I continue to go back every year. This year we took some of our family and grandkids to the island and included a visit to the park. What a disappointment. While the picnic area and grounds are
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This used to be a fun place to explore but now most of it is fenced off and crumbling and the walls are full of graffiti. We were so disappointed given this used to be a natural spot on the coast. Beaver Tail State Park is a much better place to go on Jamestown.
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Beautiful drive round with lovely opportunities to take some stunning photos, plenty parking, and great for bird watching. Great views over to the mainland.
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The rock cliffs here overlooking the water are very impressive. My estimation is they are up to 100 feet high. There are plenty of benches for people who just want to sit and admire the view. Unfortunately, this park is overrun by graffiti, and that truly does detract from the
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