Day 36 of Year Long Roadtrip Following Scenic Byways in the USA
Misquamicut State Beach
What an action packed day! I started out at Misquamicut State Beach, Rhode Island’s largest. The seas were as calm as I’ve seen for days. With barely any surf, if it weren’t for the blue horizon of water and sky, it could have been mistaken for a tranquil pond! As I walked along the beach with the dogs; however, I spotted evidence of recent rough seas as I passed countless starfish washed ashore every five feet.
I kept up with geocaching and found two caches of a series of Misquamicut caches nearby…one hidden in the brush across the street and another magnetically attached to a “No Parking” sign. The Oceanside community of Weekapaug across the way reminded me of Rockport, Texas; quiet streets, lined with gingerbread-style beach houses. Continue reading “Day 36 – Rhode Island’s South County Coast and Hartford Connecticut”