6 Destinations In Rhode Island That Are So Worth The Drive
One of the best things about living in a small state is we never have to drive too far to reach some of the best
destinations in Rhode Island. Whether you have just a few hours, a single day, or an entire weekend, you’re never far from an unforgettable adventure. Here are six destinations in Rhode Island that are so worth the drive.
1. Groundswell Café – Tiverton
You’ll definitely want to sit down to a delicious meal at Groundswell Café, a charming Rhode Island destination that serves made-from-scratch goodies, salads, and both breakfast and lunch sandwiches. After you eat, explore the shop that sells everything from garden décor to home goods, like dishware. Read more about this enchanting
day trip destination in Rhode Island
Groundswell Cafe + Bakery, 3883 Main Rd, Tiverton, RI 02878, USA
2. Brenton Point State Park – Newport
No matter how far you have to drive, you’ll quickly discover Brenton Point State Park is a picture-perfect destination in all four seasons. Spend your day fishing, sail boating, or flying a kite. Or set off on a scenic trail that leads to breathtaking abandoned ruins. Discover all that awaits at this
Rhode Island state park
Brenton Point State Park, Ocean Drive, Newport, RI 02840, USA
3. Tri-State Marker – Burrillville
Did you know that you can stand in three states at once? Yep. Make your way to Burrillville, where you’ll pick up the scenic Buck Hill to Tri-State Marker Trail. The pretty path leads you to a marker where you’ll be able to stand in Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Massachusetts – all at once. Don’t forget your camera! Start planning your journey along this unique
trail in Rhode Island
4. Yawgoo Valley Ski Area and Water Park – Exeter
Yawgoo Valley Ski Area and Water Park just might become your favorite winter
summer destination. On those snowy winter days, go skiing or snow tubing. Then, when you’re trying to find a fun and relaxing way to stay cool during the hottest days of summer, spend the day zipping down water slides and wading in the pool. Read more about this one-of-a-kind
family-friendly destination in Rhode Island
Yawgoo Valley Ski Area & Water Park, 160 Yawgoo Valley Rd, Exeter, RI 02822, USA
5. R1 Indoor Karting – Lincoln
R1 Indoor Karting in Lincoln promises tons of fun for kiddos and adults of all ages with its long list of fun activities. Go indoor go-karting or play your favorites at the arcade. If you’ve never tried axe-throwing, sign up for a session. Read more about this
adult playground in Rhode Island
in our previous article.
Axe Bar, 100 Higginson Ave, Lincoln, RI 02865, USA
6. Baba’s Original New York System – Providence
If you’re a fan of hot wieners, you’ll probably drive as far as necessary to indulge in one (or two…or three.) Try one of the best in Rhode Island at Baba’s Original New York System. It’s been an iconic spot since 1927. Read more about this
Rhode Island original
in our previous article.
Baba's Original New York System, 424 Smith St, Providence, RI 02908, USA
What are your favorite destinations in Rhode Island that are so worth the drive? Let us know in the comments! Have a free weekend? How about hitting the road? Here are six quick
road trips in Rhode Island you can take this weekend.
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