Try Sailing!

Try Sailing Status Update (Last Updated June 21)

We are pleased to offer  our Try Sailing! program for 2020!  This is a one-hour experiential sailing opportunity as space is available. Sailors are limited to those within the same household. Please note that bookings are by appointment only.

Experience sailing in Newport! Whether you are new to the sport or haven’t sailed in awhile, and want to sail with an experienced skipper, schedule a Try Sailing experience with Sail Newport.

Up to three guests can board our boats for the fun. Sail Newport is open seven days a week – all ages are invited. We have life jackets of all sizes.

Bring hats, sunglasses, sunscreen and a jacket or fleece to layer.

Weekend and Holidays:
  • $40 per adult
  • $20 per child age 11-17
  • Free per child 10 years and younger
Weekdays:
  • $35 per adult
  • $17 per child age 11 -17
  • Free per child 10 years and younger
We are located in Fort Adams State Park. Once you are in the park, follow the signs to the Dock Office. Parking is free and available close to the Dock Office clearly marked.

Reserve a boat

Sailing opportunities vary with the weather and demand for the boats with our many programs. Please contact the Dock Office to make a reservation.

Phone: (401) 849-8385
Email: dockoffice@sailnewport.org