South of Providence and Warwick, the 500 acre Goddard State Park has a range of hiking and horseback riding trails. Many consider these trails to be the best in the state.
The Goddard Memorial State Park is located at 1095 Ives Road in Warwick.
Directions from Providence: Take Interstate Rte. 95 South, to Rte. 4 South, to East Greenwich exit, turn right onto Division Street, to Rte. 1 South, follow signs to Goddard Memorial State Park.
Overall, Goddard Memorial State Park is the 3rd most popular hiking trail of all 3 hikes in Rhode Island.