South County, Rhode Island
South County, Rhode Island encompasses 11 towns in the southernmost part of the state. Featuring 100 miles of coastline studded with 20 public beaches, it’s clear that South County is why Rhode Island is known as “the ocean state.” Miles of hiking and biking trails and lush nature preserves offer opportunities for everyone to enjoy nature at any time of year. History buffs can brush up on American history, indigenous history and more. Thrill seekers can surf the waves at Narragansett Town Beach or take a helicopter ride for a bird’s eye view of the region. Foodies will enjoy the fresh, local seafood and unique Rhode Island dishes such as clear clam chowder, stuffies and clam cakes, to name a few.