Veterans Park

Veterans Park

The park is primarily a set of basball diamonds for numerous leagues, located at the North end of Wood Street. Located on West Side Road, this site affords a nice view of Great Salt Pond.

A playground and parking are also available. Though there is no direct access to the water, it is a great place to take a break from biking.

Home of the King Philip Little League & Roger Pigeon Memorial field, this park has a major/minor league baseball field, a basketball court and a playground. It is bordered by Silver Creek, which provides scenic view of swans & ducks. Redesign two little league fields. The park is primarily a set of basball diamonds for numerous leagues, located at the North end of Wood Street. There is also a playground.

Spur trails lead to several parks and conservation areas, including Colt State Park in Bristol, Burr's Hill Park in Warren, and Veterans Memorial Park and Haines Memorial State Park in Barrington. In Bristol, watch for an intersection on the path marked by bike racks. Access to the East Bay Bike Path can be easily gained from Colt State Park, Independence Park, Haines Memorial State Park, or Veteran's Memorial Parkway (exit 4 off 195 east). Alternative access can be gained at any one of 49 intersections from Providence to Bristol.

Veterans Memorial Parkway

Veterans’ Memorial ParkwayThe west side of the parkway has three separate parking areas, all on bluffs, with sweeping views of the Providence River and the Providence waterfront. These scenic overlooks are ideal spots to park your car and eat lunch. Further south on the parkway,
Squantum Woods Park offers picnic areas and trails that overlook a coastal cove and tidal marsh. These
park areas are connected by the East Bay Bicycle Path.

Facilities:  Handicap access, picnic tables/ benches, trash receptacles

Veterans Memorial Park

Veterans Memorial Park

A 200-acre town park is located next to the YMCA and surrounds Brick Yard Pond. The pond is very shallow and only suitable for canoes, rowboats, and shallow-draft sailboats. The park is a great spot for such activities as fishing, jogging, and bird watching. Open from sunrise to sunset. The pond is very shallow and only suitable for canoes, rowboats, and shallow-draft sailboats. The park is a great spot for such activities as fishing, jogging, and bird watching. Open from sunrise to sunset. Parking, Picnic tables/benches, trash receptacles is available. Parking is available.

Facilities: Picnic tables/benches, trash, receptacles

Contact Bristol Department of Parks and Recreation