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Seclusion on Block Island

This was a nice walk at the northern-most part of the island. We walked to the end where the... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2012
cable_consultant
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Deep River, Connecticut
Visitor Center is on the mainland

Only found one sign for this national wildlife refuge. You have to leave your bikes or cars to walk... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
k p
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Cleveland, Ohio
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May 31, 2018
“Visitor Center is on the mainland”
Jul 12, 2013
“Crowded with gulls - not people”
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

Only found one sign for this national wildlife refuge. You have to leave your bikes or cars to walk over the rocks to get to the lighthouse. The visitor center is no on the island. Saw a few birds including two swans but really didn't...More

Thank k p
Reviewed 13 July 2013

The National Wildlife Refuge at North Point Lighthouse is one of the special resources of Block Island. The refuge provides a home to huge colonies of gulls - mainly great black backed gulls and herring gulls. During season, they nest in the refuge. Plovers are...More

1  Thank ericAtlanta
Reviewed 9 May 2013

What wildlife are the talking about nothing there a couple of ducks and a goose but nothing else I don't get it

Thank lee w
Reviewed 13 October 2012

Beautiful spot. Don't try to walk here from the ferry as it is about four miles away. Went in October and it was beautiful and not too crowded. Beach is a bit rocky so wear good footwear.

5  Thank Pennsypete
Reviewed 4 September 2012

This was a nice walk at the northern-most part of the island. We walked to the end where the lighthouse is, then past it out to the beach. It was nice - a beautiful day, but only a couple other people out there. Keep in...More

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