An outdoor Rhode Island
To enter Colt State Park, on Narragansett Bay in Bristol, is to instantly relax. The road winds along the shore, offering views of blue water and green grass, and all the options seem equally tempting: should you stop at a picnic grove? Seek out the biking or walking trails, fruit trees, stone walls, playing fields, or open-air chapel? Continue towards the fishing pier and stone bridge? All of the above?
Even the official website, while providing facts about the Colt State Park’s acreage (464) and number of picnic tables (400+), can’t resist pointing out that it is “often referred to as