• Lifeguards Wanted
    DEM is hiring for the 2015 seasonal season for lifeguards. Click here for more information regarding seasonal employment.
  • Rocky Point State Park
    After nearly twenty years of closure, Rhode Island's Division of Parks and Recreation gave patrons a glimpse of its newest addition to the state park's system on October 25th: Rhode Island's iconic Rocky Point.
  • Pocket Ranger
    The FREE Rhode Island State Parks and Recreation Pocket Ranger® App for iPhone, Android, - and now Amazon Kindle Fire - is all new! The official Rhode Island State Park app allows you to access up-to-date park information such as events, weather conditions, and safety alerts while venturing through the park of your choosing. Download it today!
  • 2014 Great Outdoors Pursuit
    Thank you to all teams participating in the Great Outdoors Pursuit this year! Please follow us on Facebook and Twitter for photos and updates regarding upcoming events next year!
  • Campground Alert
    To make a reservation for a State Campground, please click here.
  • Park Histories
    Since 1909, the Rhode Island's Division of Parks & Recreation has evolved from a visionary plan to a statewide network of historic and magnificent green spaces and greenways devoted to the public enjoyment of the outdoors. Learn more about Rhode Island State Park histories.


Latest News

DEM Recruiting to Fill Seasonal Positions at State Parks and Beaches, with Online Applications Being Accepted

DEM Announces Delayed Opening of Goddard Park Golf Course and State Campgrounds Due to Lingering Snow Cover

DEM's Division of Parks and Recreation Announces Availability of Revamped App for iPhone and Android Users

Check out the new features on the improved Rhode Island State Parks app provided by Pocket Ranger

Events in RI State Parks

Rhode Island State Parks & Recreation Information

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