NAVSTA Newport - Bishop's Rock Picnic Area

Bishop’s Rock is located near the 
Chapel of Hope (Building 1172) and 
Kay Hall (Building 1801).  The area 
may be reserved for picnics from 
11 a.m. to dusk, Memorial Day weekend 
through September.  Reservations are 
mandatory; on a first-come, 
first-served basis; beginning on April 1,
and are taken at the John H. Chafee 
Fitness Center, call (401) 841-6628.


Swimming and bathing in the water is 
specifically forbidden.


Active & retired military personnel $35.00 a day
DoD civilians $50.00 per day

 

This MWR facility is open to active duty 
personnel, retirees, reservists, dependents, 
eligible veterans (va caregivers), DoD 
civilians, and contractors with valid ID 
& base access.  Credit/debit card only.

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