With a settlement that dates back to the 16th century, Westerly is name after its first settler Elder John Crandall’s birth place Wester leigh in England. The Pawcatuck River and the Atlantic Ocean are the main waterbodies surrounding this town that also offer several things to do and see in Westerly. So, outdoors are mostly in the forms of picturesque beaches, salt ponds, and the likes that give way to watersports. In case you are wondering what to see in Westerly, here’s a heads-up. The Misquamicut State Beach, a place where you can stroll, have the kids make sandcastles and the likes is one of the most popular attractions of Westerly. The Wilcox Park is no less than a little piece of paradise for relaxing strolls. Other must-sees in this city include Napatree Point, Watch Hill Lighthouse (Watch Hill), Flying Horse Carousel and the East Beach among more.
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