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Rhode Island

Field Trips and Events

Block Island: Nature Walks & Programs

June 16, 2014 - August 30, 2014

Block Island, various locations | Show Directions


For more information call 401-466-2129

Block Island - A Natural Introduction: 9 am
Join us for an exploration at Hodge Family Wildlife
Preserve that is fun and educational. Meet at the parking
lot for Hodge on Corn Neck Road (3 miles from
town on the left

Marsh-Mucking for Kids: 9 am
A salt marsh scavenger hunt for kids and their parents.
Meet at Andy’s Way, off Corn Neck Road. (Kids need
to wear water shoes and parents must attend
Walk the Walls: 9 am
Come experience the topography of the agricultural
fields that almost completely covered Block Island from
the late 1600’s to the early 20th century. Meet at the
corner of West Side Road and Old Mill Road.

Super Scavenger Hunt: 9 am

Kids and their parents locate all sorts of species special
to Block Island. Meet at the Nathan Mott Park, entrance
on Center Road across from BI State Airport. (Parents
must attend
Beach Meet-up & Clean-up: 9 am
Everyone loves a clean beach. Come for a stroll and
lend a hand! Different locations each week.
6/18: Settler’s Rock      7/23: Settler’s Rock
6/25: Mansion Beach   7/30: Mansion Beach
7/2: Scotch Beach         8/6: Scotch Beach
7/9: Town Beach            8/13: Town Beach
7/16: West Beach          8/20: West Beach

Cow Cove Scavenger Hunt: 9 am

Kids and their parents explore the beach to the North
Light. Meet at Settler’s Rock, at the end of Corn Neck
Road. (Kids need to wear water shoes and parents must
West Beach Walk: 9 am
Take a walk where the land, pond and sea meet and
learn about a unique ecosystem. Meet at the end of West
Beach Road, off Corn Neck Road.

Andy’s Way Family Fun: 9 am

Come learn about the various inhabitants and features of
a salt marsh including birds, fish, shells and more. Meet
at Andy’s Way off Corn Neck Road. (Kids need to wear
water shoes and parents must attend
Hiking Clay Head: 9 am
A jaunt with beautiful views and wonderful wildlife.
Meet at the parking lot for Clay Head Trail, half-mile
off Corn Neck Road, down the dirt road across from the yellow house.

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