Type: Urban Trail
Length: 3.50 miles
Loop Trail? No
Allowed Uses: Pedestrian - Walking/Hiking/Running
Entry Fee? No
Parking Fee? No
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Location: Shoreline trail wraps around S and E sides of Newport.
State(s): Rhode Island
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The Walk runs 3.5 miles through a National Historic District with views of Newport's famous mansions and through the campus of Salve Regina University. Cliff Walk is the top attraction in Newport, RI with an estimated 750,000-plus visitors each year.Guides for the visitor include: The Cliff Walk Book, a Walking Tour Guide for the Cliff Walk, and a Guide to Newport's Cliff Walk. A printed Map/Poster of the Cliff Walk the mansions and sites in the National Historic Area is also available. See www.cliffwalk.com for more information.
Width: 36 inches.
Primary Surface: Not Available
Secondary Surface: None
Elevation Low Point: Not Available
Elevation High Point: Not Available
Year Designated: 1975
Supporting Webpages and DocumentsWebsite: Cliff Walk website
Website: Cliff Walk Commission
Website: Cliff Walk Guide in VISITNEWPORT App
For more information and current conditions, contact the trail manager (listed below). For questions, suggestions, and corrections to information listed on the website, contact American Trails.
Laurence S. Cutler
Cliff Walk Commission
Newport , RI 2840
(401) 851-8949 ext. 1
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