Getting to Sail Newport (72 Fort Adams Drive, Newport, RI 02840)
We've provided links so you can print driving directions from Rhode Island T.F. Green Airport and Boston Logan Airport to Sail Newport.
Driving from T. F. Green Airport (Warwick / Providence, RI)
A 31 mile drive that takes about 45 minutes going over the Newport Bridge
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Driving from Logan Airport (Boston, MA)
A 78 mile drive that takes about 2 hours 30 minutes
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Sail Newport Inc., founded in 1983, is a non-profit 501 (C) (3) organization. Sail Newport is home to New England's largest public sailing center and is considered Rhode Island's premier public sailing site. Award winning instructional programs, fleets of rental boats and a prime one-design sailing facility equipped with hoists are just some of our features. The Dr. Robin Wallace Youth Sailing Center is the headquarters of Sail Newport's Youth Sailing Program serving hundreds of children each season. Dinghy docks, ramp-launching, summer and winter storage, on-shore conveniences and ample free parking round out Sail Newport’s assets to recreational sailors. Located at picturesque Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Sail Newport offers easy and affordable access to sailing. Sail Newport’s mission is to promote and operate affordable public sailing instruction, rental programs and to create opportunities to attract new sailors to the sport.
Sail Newport's new education and recreation facility in Fort Adams State Park is scheduled to open in the summer of 2017. Sail Newport will have multiple new classrooms, year-round public restrooms, administrative offices, an expanded dock office and outdoor classrooms and meeting spaces. It is Sail Newport’s goal to partner with area non-profit organizations and educational institutions to expand its educational program to a year-round basis and become the leading hub of marine education and recreation. Also, the new headquarters will enhance Sail Newport’s ability to attract more world-class sailing events to Rhode Island, which will boost the State’s economy with tourism and other spending.
Learn more by visiting the Sail Newport website.
- Main Office and Activities Building open year-round, Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm.
- Dock Office is open Memorial Day to Labor day, 7 days, 8:30am - 8:30pm, and through Columbus Day Weekend, 7 days, 9am - 5pm
- Hoists are available any time the Dock Office is open, and by appointment only outside of those hours
72 Fort Adams Drive
Newport, RI 02840
Phone: (401) 846-1983
Fax: (401) 846-7245