Tax Assessor’s Plat #5, Lot #7.
12 acres of mixed woodland of deciduous and evergreen trees.
Location: Intersection of South Lake Drive and Washington Road, bordered on the east by Echo Lake.
Acquisition: Purchased by the Land Trust in 2006 with major funds provided by the federal (NOAA) and State (RI Open Space Bond) governments, in addition to donations by members of the RICC and other private citizens.
Take a Virtual Tour of Sowams Woods
Former BLCT Board President Helen Tjader was instrumental in the four-year, two-million-dollar campaign to preserve Sowams Woods. In this presentation, you’ll hear Helen speak about the unique environmental and historical elements which make Sowams Woods so valuable.