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Mowry Conservation Area

Old Forge Road, Smithfield, RI
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Serene woods with babbling brook

Visited in between soccer game while at a tournament at Bryant U. Spent an hour or so walking our... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Portland, Maine
Quick Scenic Exercise

Great little spot on Old Forge Road that will give you a nice workout walking the hilly terrain... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2016
David G
Greenville, RI
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“stream” (3 reviews)
“pine” (2 reviews)
“woods” (3 reviews)
Old Forge Road, Smithfield, RI
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited in between soccer game while at a tournament at Bryant U. Spent an hour or so walking our dog in the shady woods.

Thank Cgfromcapecod
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Great little spot on Old Forge Road that will give you a nice workout walking the hilly terrain. Saw lots of evidence of turkey, deer and coyote. Trails easy to follow with lots of towering pine to keep you out of the sun. If you...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

I am local to this area so I have enjoyed this park since I was a little girl. I highly suggest families with young children to come here to explore as Smithfield's version of "Pride Rock" from the Lion King sits here. There is slow...More

Thank Moosen_on_the_loose
Reviewed 17 February 2016

I found this by accident a few years ago. It is a small state park with a lovely stream (seasonally more like a river). A bridge over the stream leads to 2 short hiking trails. Usually the park is empty, or a hiker or two...More

Thank marierita
Reviewed 2 May 2013

I have been going to Mowry Conservation Area for several years to hike in the woods and walk the dog. Beautiful and peaceful area.

Thank Lynne P
Reviewed 14 April 2012

A tiny hidden gem in Smithfield. Stream. Old mill ruins, bridge and hiking trails. Did a Girl Scout crossover on the bridge. Great place for walking the dog, hiking or playing in the stream.

2  Thank rhodysmiles
Reviewed 25 March 2012

Mowry is small but all ages will enjoy the trails on this wooded conservation land. Street parking available across from the reserve. Review the trail map and head for the little footbridge to start your hike. The entrance is especially nice with the natural “water...More

1  Thank NekoCat
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