Foliage drives in New England
Ocean Drive in Newport
Directions: Before driving out of Newport (right), take in the fall foliage of Fort Adams State Park. Once your on the road, take Route 138 East across the Jamestown Verrazano Bridge, across Jamestown Island, and then across the Claiborne Pell Bridge into Newport. Exit the bridge to the right. Follow Farewell Street to America's Cup Avenue through the downtown. America's Cup Avenue turns into Thames Street and Thames Street turns into Carroll Avenue. At the end of Carroll Avenue, turn right onto Ocean Drive. Ocean Avenue loops around the perimeter of the tip of the island, returning to rejoin Thames Street.
When to go: Late OctoberDrive provided by www.visitri.com.