Ninigret Park, Beach Conservation Area, & National Wildlife Refuge. Professional Review and Guide
"Located in Charlestown. Two nature trails, a network of abandoned runways, and a stretch of barrier beach welcome hikers. Special attractions: Wildlife watching, with nesting piping plover (April-August), woodcock courtship flights (dusk, mid-March through June), and wintering waterfowl; crystalline sand beach; Rhode Island's largest coastal pond (Ninigret Pond)."