John H. Chafee Preserve--Rome Point

John H. Chafee Preserve--Rome Point

Saunderstown, Rhode Island 02874

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About this Location

The 230-acre John H. Chafee Nature Preserve at Rome Point in North Kingstown is an undeveloped conservation area home to a variety of wildlife, beachfront, and hiking trails. It's a popular place to view harbor seals resting out on rocks just offshore (seasonally). Parking is limited in this popular area. Parking, trailhead, and park map are located on Boston Neck Road near the intersection of Gilbert Stuart Road.

Notable Trails

The AllTrails website has a description and map of a trail at Rome Point.


  • Restrooms on site

  • Wheelchair accessible trail

  • Entrance fee

  • Roadside viewing

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Last updated April 9, 2024