Kayak LaunchLocation


Castle HillCove, Coast Guard Station, Newport: (CRMC designation n/a)Directions from downtown Newport. Take signs to Ocean Drive. Followroute via Wellington, via Halidon, via Harrison, via Ridge Road, pastthe entrance to Castle Hill Coast Guard Station. Take right ontoCoast Guard Drive (still following directions to Ocean Drive). Takeslight jog onto Collins Beach Road which is the access to the CastleHill restaurant. The launch sight will be seen to the right down bythe cove. This site is a rocky dirt shoreline suitable for hand launchingonly. Parking regualtions at the Castle Hill Coast Guard Stationare not known. Cars not going up to the restaurant are not allowed to park in their parking lot. There is a portable toilet next to the launch site.

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