Go Tubing at Yawgoo
Yawgoo Valley, Rhode Island’s only skiing and tubing facility is worth the drive. Rentals and lessons are available. 160 Yawgoo Valley Road, Exeter. 401-294-3802.
Enjoy a Winter Staycation
The Winter Escape package at the Hyatt Regency on Goat Island includes overnight accommodations, complimentary breakfast, tickets to Newport attractions and a discount at their Stillwater Spa. 1 Goat Island, Newport. 401-851-1234.
Feel the Ocean Breeze
The Bristol Yacht Club offers frostbite sailing races to those hardy souls who can’t wait for non-hypothermia inducing temperatures to get back on the boat. Poppasquash Road, Bristol. 401-253-2922.
Ice Dance in Newport
The Newport Skating Center is open all month, and has DJs on Friday nights from 6:30-8:30pm. America’s Cup Avenue, Newport. 401-846-3018.
As long as the cold weather holds, Barrington’s Legion Way Ice Rink will be a popular spot for pickup hockey games and ice skating. Legion Way in Veterans Memorial Park, Barrington.