50 Bend Road
Charlestown, RI 02813
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The refuge is located in the Towns of Narragansett and South Kingstown, Washington County, Rhode Island. Virtually all refuge lands are not readily accessible by road or by trail. Taking a canoe or kayak across Pettaquamscutt Cove and in the Lower Narrow River is the easiest way to experience the refuge.
Exceptional viewing of the refuge can be found from the Sprague Bridge in Narragansett on Boston Neck Road, or from Middlebridge in Narragansett. The directions above will take you to the kayak launch site off of Boston Neck Road, and the decimal coordinates for your GPS are: 41.450047, -71.448446.
These driving directions are provided as a general guide only. No
representation is made or warranty given as to their content, road
conditions or route usability or expeditiousness. User assumes all
risk of use. For your safety, please consult the official Rhode Island
highway map and check road conditions at Rhode Island Road Information Service before leaving on your trip.
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