Foliage drives in New England
Directions: Start your tour in Westerly by taking I-95 to exit 92 in Connecticut. While here, stretch your legs with a walk on Misquamicut Beach. Follow Route 2 south of West Broad Street in Pawcatuck.Turn left onto Broad Street and cross the Pawcatuck River. Follow signs for Route 1A through Westerly, and along the shoreline. The route will bring you through a number of communities, including Misquamicut, Charlestown, Wakefield, Narragansett, Saunderstown, and into Wickford. Of all the towns, schedule to spend the most time in Charlestown, where you can visit Burlingame State Park, Ninigret Pond, and the Fantastic Umbrella Factory.
Round trip distance: ~ 66 miles
When to go: Late OctoberDrive provided by www.visitri.com.