Providence & Newport, RI

Blackstone Boulevard Park

The famous Blackstone Boulevard Park, is roughly 1.9 miles from downtown Providence. The loop is 4.64 miles total. With a dedicated bicycle lane, the Boulevard is one of the Providence landmarks, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Attracting lots of walkers, runners, and cyclists, visitors are known to enjoy the Boulevard’s beautiful trees, shrubs, and grass. The wide central bike path is lined with benches and green grass.

If you’re staying in the downtown area, this route is accessible via bus 40 — Butler Hospital. Board at Tunnel FS Thayer stop, until Rochambeau NS Blackstone.

Essentials
  • 4.64 Miles RT LOOP. Corner of Blackstone Blvd. and Irving Ave.
  • 155 feet
  • Corner of Blackstone Blvd. and Irving Ave.
  • Bus 40 — Butler Hospital. Board at Tunnel FS Thayer stop, until Rochambeau NS Blackstone.