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Stump Pond – Smithfield

Stump Pond Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI Trailhead: 41°54’35.74″N, 71°32’31.35″W Last Time Hiked: February 19, 2017 Approximate distance hiked: 0.9 miles Fairly Easy.   Stump Pond is known mostly to be a fishing spot. The state owned property however has a short out and back trail that follows the shore of the pond. Starting from the [&hellip[ READ MORE ]

Centennial Park – North Smithfield

Centennial Park Main Street, North Smithfield, RI Trailhead: 41°59’57.02″N, 71°34’53.21″W Last Time Hiked: October 1, 2016 Approximate distance hiked: 0.3 miles Easy with slight elevation.   Part of the Blackstone River Valley National Historic Park, Centennial Park offers a tour of yesteryear. The small park is behind the North Smithfield Library on Main Street in [&hellip[ READ MORE ]

Hanton City – Smithfield

Hanton City Smithfield, RI Trailhead: Undisclosed Last Time Hiked: September 17, 2016 Approximate distance hiked: 3.3 miles Fairly easy, slight elevation.   Yesteryear there existed a cluster of buildings in the woods of what is now Smithfield. This town was in an extremely remote area miles from any other towns or villages. The town was [&hellip[ READ MORE ]

Mowry Farm – Smithfield

Mowry Farm Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI Trailhead: 41°55’12.31″N, 71°32’56.65″W Last Time Hiked: September 4, 2016 Approximate distance hiked: 0.7 miles Fairly easy with some elevation. A short trail system indeed, Mowry Farm offers quite a bit variety and is a nice supplement to the nearby Mowry Conservation Area. Parking is available at the community gardens [&hellip[ READ MORE ]

Rocky Hill – North Smithfield

Rocky Hill Conservation Area Rocky Hill Road, North Smithfield, RI Trailhead: 41°56’51.33″N, 71°31’39.63″W Last Time Hiked: November 16, 2015 Approximate distance hiked: 0.7 miles Fairly easy will some elevation.   Although short in distance, this trail offers quite a bit. The trail head is opposite number 382 Rocky Hill Road and is marked with a [&hellip[ READ MORE ]

Blackstone River North – Woonsocket/North Smithfield/Lincoln

Blackstone River Bikeway – North Davison Avenue, Woonsocket, RI Trailhead: 42° 0’2.26″N, 71°29’54.91″W Last Time Hiked: May 6, 2015 Approximate distance hiked: 3.1 miles Easy. I’ve decided to walk the Blackstone River Bikeway and take in the sights along the way. I’ve broken it up into three sections, all around 3 miles in length. The [&hellip[ READ MORE ]

Deerfield Park – Smithfield

Deerfield Park Lisa Ann Circle, Smithfield, RI Trailhead: 41°52’51.84″N, 71°32’57.03″W Last Time Hiked: April 22, 2015 Approximate distance hiked: 1.6 miles Easy. Deerfield Park has a little of everything. It is used mostly for its athletic fields. It is also where the Smithfield Senior Center is located. I started this walk from the second parking [&hellip[ READ MORE ]

Olivias Forest – Smithfield

Olivia’s Forest Ridge Road, Smithfield, RI Trailhead: 41°53’23.81″N, 71°29’43.28″W Last Time Hiked: December 27, 2014 Approximate distance hiked: 0.8 miles Fairly easy with some elevation.   This Smithfield Land Trust property has just been recently blazed and mapped by members of the Rhode Island Land Trust Council. The green trail starts at a small parking [&hellip[ READ MORE ]

Esmond Park – Smithfield

Esmond Park Farnum Pike, Smithfield, RI Trailhead: 41°52’51.66″N, 71°30’11.32″W Last Time Hiked: September 4, 2014 Approximate distance hiked: 0.5 miles Easy.   Esmond Park is a combination of a short trail on a former railroad bed and a small town park. The two distinctly different parts are separated by an arch bridge that crosses the [&hellip[ READ MORE ]

Georgiaville Dam And Gorge – Smithfield

Georgiaville Dam And Gorge Stillwater Road, Smithfield, RI Trailhead: 41°53’20.52″N, 71°30’27.83″W Last Time Hiked: September 4, 2014 Approximate distance hiked: 0.8 miles Easy.   Another “Seven Scenic Walks” of Smithfield, this short walk has a little bit of everything. Starting from the parking area, you first come to the town beach. The beach at the [&hellip[ READ MORE ]