Environmental Education Center

W. Alton Jones Campus, 401 Victory Highway, West Greenwich, RI 02817-2158

altonjones@uri.edu401.874.8200 (p); 401.397.3293 (f)

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The URI W. Alton Jones Campus is closed to the public.  The property is open only to those attending programs.  Trails are off-limits and fishing is not permitted.  Swimming and boating are only for program participants.

For Googlemaps and android phones (but not iphone iOS Apple Maps):

9 Wheatley Road
West Greenwich, RI 02817. 
This will get you to the Environmental Education Center Main Lodge.

Other Googlemaps addresses:
Main Office: 63 Francis H. Horn Drive
Woodvale Farm Day Camp: 11 Wheatley Road (this address works with iphone iOS Apple Maps)
Eco-Zone Day Camp: 5 Stuckey Lane
Whispering Pines Conference Center: 27 Louttit Lane

Road Map of W. Alton Jones Campus

The GPS and iphone iOS Apple Maps address to the campus entrance road is: 200 Browns Corner Road, West Greenwich, RI, then follow the directions onto Francis Horn Drive listed below.


Take Interstate 95 to Rhode Island Exit 5B to Route 102 North. Follow Route 102 for approximately 2.5 miles. Turn left onto Browns Corner Road. Follow Browns Corner Road and continue straight onto Francis H. Horn Drive for a total of 1 mile.  Turn left at the “T” onto Wheatley Road and follow the signs to the Environmental Education Center (or turn right at the “T” for Woodvale Farm and Eco-Zone Day Camps or the Whispering Pines Conference Center).

FROM THE NEWPORT AREA: Follow Route 138 West over the Newport and Jamestown Bridges to Route 1 North to Route 4 North. Take the exit for Exeter/Route 102 North. Follow Route 102 North for approximately 8 miles to where it crosses Route 3. Continue on Route 102 North 2.5 miles past I-95 and turn left onto Browns Corner Road. Follow directions above.

FROM WORCESTER/CENTRAL MASSACHUSETTS: Take I-290 South, to I-395 South into Connecticut, to Route 6 East into Rhode Island, to Route 94 South, to Route 102 South. After the Route 117 intersection, continue 4.5 miles on route 102 South and turn right onto Browns Corner Road. Follow directions above.

FROM HARTFORD/CENTRAL CONNECTICUT: Take Route 2 East, to I-395 North. Take Exit 85 to Route 138 East. Route 165 joins Route 138 in Voluntown. Continue left on Route 165 when Route 138 veers off. Where Route 165 ends, turn left onto Route 3. Just after a traffic light, turn left onto Route 102 North. Travel 3 miles and turn left onto Browns Corner Road. Follow directions above.

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