Details of Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park

Overview of Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park

The Blackstone River features 1000 acres of natural park, filled with trails and historical sites. The park also has biking, horseback riding, canoe access, fishing, hunting, picnic areas and more.

Hours for Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park

Sunrise to sunset

Parking at Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park

Free parking is available on-site.

Activities at Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park

Person walking with hiking boots

Hiking and walking

Walk along the historic canal, which was once used for trade in the 1800s.

All Activities at Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park

  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Mountain biking
  • Horseback riding
  • Canoeing and kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Hunting
  • Cross-country skiing

Facilities at Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park

  • Boat ramp (car top)
  • Educational programs
  • Historical sites
  • Picnic areas
  • Restrooms
  • Visitor center

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Accessibility at Blackstone River and Canal Heritage State Park

  • Educational programs
  • Hiking 
    • sand dust
  • Picnicking
  • Restrooms 
  • Visitor center
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