East Bay Bike Path

Discover the scenic beauty and convenience of the East Bay Bike Path, a beloved outdoor gem spanning 14.5 miles from India Point Park in Providence to Independence Park in Bristol. Constructed in phases between 1987 and 1992, this iconic multi-town bike path was Rhode Island's first of its kind, weaving through picturesque state and local parks while connecting vibrant neighborhoods, schools, and bustling business districts. Following the historic route of the Providence and Bristol Railroad, the path offers a mostly flat terrain, ideal for leisurely rides or commuting cyclists journeying into Providence. As you traverse this historic pathway, relish in the natural splendor and cultural richness that define Bristol's outdoor offerings, including stunning waterfront views and access to a diverse array of local amenities.

For More Information, visit RI Department of Transportation.

For more information on Biking in Bristol and Newport County, visit Bike Newport's Resources.