STEP STONE FALLS
Falls River Road, off Escoheag Hill Road. View of unusual rock formations beneath and around a stepped falls in a wooded setting. OPEN: Dawn to Dusk. 539-2356, 277-1157.
UNIVERSITY OF RHODE ISLAND ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION CENTER (H, H-1, H-5)
401 Victory Highway. The URI Environmental Education Center offers an ideal year-round retreat site and education center for youth and school groups to study the natural environment. Rustic heated cabins sleep up to 100 individuals and main lodge contains a 200-seat dining hall. The main floor of lodge contains newly remodeled conference rooms with audio-visual equipment. Offers summer camps, school field trips, company picnics, elder hostel, women's wilderness weekends and corporate team building. OPEN: Year-round, daily. 397-3304 Ext. 6043.
WHISPERING PINES CONFERENCE CENTER (H, H-5)
University of RI, W. Alton Jones Campus, 401 Victory Highway. An executive conference center designed specifically to provide a total environment geared primarily for conferences. The facility offers a full-service dining room, conference rooms designed to meet the International Association of Conference Center standards and sleeping accommodations in three lakeside guest houses. OPEN: Year-round, daily. Reservations required. 397-3361, Ext. 6056.