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Marine Fisheries Center, Jamestown

Great Swamp Wildlife Management Area and Target Range
 
How to Get to DEM's Fish & Wildlife Marine Fisheries Center

Fort Wetherill in Jamestown
3 Ft. Wetherill Road
Jamestown, RI 02835
Phone: (401) 423-1920
Fax: (401) 423-1925

From the North:
  • Follow Interstate 95 South to Exit 9, Route 4 South
  • Follow Route 4 South to Route 1 South
  • Take the Newport Bridges Exit, follow Route 138 across the Jamestown Bridge, then follow directions "From the West" (below)
From the West:
  • Coming off the Jamestown Bridge follow Route 138 to the Jamestown exit (last exit before the toll booths for Newport's Pell Bridge).
  • Follow this road (Conanicus Ave.) through town, past the waterfront, bear left at the Ft. Wetherill State Park sign and follow road to end.
  • There will be a sign and the entrance to the parking lot is on the right, the office is the largest building.
From the East:
  • Immediately after you pass through toll booth, take the first exit "Jamestown Village", follow road around to stop sign then take a left.
  • Follow the road (Conanicus Ave.) through town, past the waterfront, bear left at the Ft. Wetherill State Park sign and follow road to end.
  • There will be a sign and the entrance to the parking lot is on the right, the office is the largest building.
map of location of Division of Fish and Wildlife office in Wakefield

How to Get to DEM's Fish & Wildlife - Great Swamp Wildlife Management Area and Target Range

277 Great Neck Road
West Kingston, RI 02891
Phone: (401) 789-7481
Fax: (401) 783-7490

From the North:
  • Follow Interstate 95 South to Exit 9, Route 4 South
  • Follow Route 4 South to Route 1 South
  • Stay on Route 1 South for approximately three miles
  • At major intersection (Tower Hill) take right onto 138 West for approximately five miles (pass URI on right)
  • Great Swamp Field Headquarters sign comes up on the left, follow road all the way until you must take a left onto dirt road; follow until you enter the area of the Headquarters building the see signs for range.
From the South:
  • Follow Interstate 95 North to Exit 3, Route 138 East
  • Follow Route 138 East approximately 10 miles
  • Great Swamp Management Area sign on right; follow road all the way until you must take a left onto dirt road; follow until you enter the area of the Headquarters building the see signs for range.
map of location of Division of Fish and Wildlife office in Wakefield

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