Directions

To Edgewood Sailing School at the Edgewood Yacht Club,
1 Shaw Avenue, Cranston, RI 02905

From Route 95 (traveling South)

From right lane of I-95 south, take right Exit 18 (Thurbers Avenue). Bear left at end of exit ramp into Thurbers Ave, and go under highway to Allens Avenue . At the traffic light, turn right onto Allens Avenue (Route 1-A south) and travel for about 1.5 miles in a residential area, until passing the Johnson & Wales University, Hospitality Center, on your left. (The road is now named "Narragansett Boulevard".)   Continue ahead straight through the traffic light, crossing Norwood Ave. At the second street on your left, which is Shaw Avenue, turn left into Shaw.  Go down the hill.  The Sailing School is at the Edgewood Yacht Club at the foot of the hill, with Club parking lots left and right.

From Route 95 (traveling North)

From right lane of I-95 north, take Exit 16, bear right towards Elmwood Avenue. At the light, turn right (south) into Elmwood Avenue and go to first traffic light at the top of the hill, Park Avenue. Turn left (west) into Park Avenue and follow to the end at Broad Street. Turn left onto Broad Street, then take your first right (east) into Shaw Avenue. Follow Shaw Avenue one block. Cross Narragansett Boulevard, and continue on Shaw dowhill towards the water; the Edgewood Yacht Club is the foot of the hill, with Club parking lots left and right.

By water

The Sailing School is at Edgewood Yacht Club, between Stillhouse Cove and Copps Cove on the west shore near the top of Narragansett Bay (Providence River): 41°46.583' N x 71°23.364' W. Guest moorings or dockspace is available from the Club. (VHF 14, 401-781-9626)


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