Because of the state's compact size, a bicycle can not only provide recreation and exercise; but it can also be a practical means of transportation. The diverse natural beauty of the Ocean State is another benefit for the bicycle enthusiast.
For information about Rhode Island's 100-mile network of bike paths and nature trails, visit http://www.dot.ri.gov/bikeri/.
The Rhode Island Greenways Alliance features maps detailing public parking areas along the bike paths. http://www.rigreenways.org/