Explore A State Park We host specially themed walks and hikes several times throughout the year. Our state's network of trails enhances the enjoyment of Rhode Island's tremendous natural resources and provides an opportunity for people of all ages to enjoy nature and get fit in a peaceful, relaxing setting. Scroll down for a list of upcoming and past events. Join us outdoors: First Day Hike 2023 What better way to kick off the New Year than by getting a jump start burning off those extra holiday calories in the great outdoors? This year, join us for a 1.2-mile loop hike at Fort Wetherill State Park in Jamestown (3 Fort Wetherill Road) on January 1 from 11 AM – 1 PM. Leashed dogs are welcome. The trail is stroller friendly. Commemorative pins will be available for participants while supplies last. First Day Hikes are part of a nationwide initiative led by America’s State Parks to encourage people to get outdoors.