Directions to Camp

FAR camp is held at Spruce Lake Retreat located at 8117 Skyhigh Lane, Canadensis PA 18325.  Spruce Lake is a multi-venue site.  We use the Wilderness Camp Area, reached by using Long Road.  We do not use the Main Entrance (Spruce Lake Drive).
www.sprucelake.org

Spruce Lake Retreat Directions

Spruce Lake is situated 2.5 miles north of the intersection of state routes 390 and 447 in Canadensis, PA, following 447 North to Long Road (Wilderness Camp Area) on the left. Driving time from Philadelphia areas, under normal conditions, is approximately 2.5 hours and about 2 hours from both New York City and Newark, New Jersey.

From New Jersey and New York City (Interstate 80):
• I-80 West to Delaware Water Gap
• Second exit after bridge toll booth (Exit 309)
• Turn left soon after off-ramp onto State Route 447 North
• Follow Route 447 approx. 20 miles to the intersection of 447 and 390 (Canadensis).
•Go straight thru the light to stay on 447 North.
Long Road (Wilderness Camp Area) is approx is 2.miles north of the traffic light, with entrance on the left.

From New England & New York (Interstate 84):
•Take I-84 into Pennsylvania
•Take State Route 390 South at Promised Land State Park (Exit 26)
•Follow 390 South to traffic light in Canadensis (intersection of Routes 447 and 390).
•Turn right onto State Route 447 North
Long Road (Wilderness Camp Area) is approx is 2.miles north of the traffic light, with entrance on the left.

From Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (using NE Extension of Turnpike I-476 North):
•Follow NE Extension north (I-476 North) to Allentown (Exit 56)
•Go east on US Route 22
•Take State Route 33 North
•Directions continued – From Bethlehem, PA

From Bethlehem, Pennsylvania:
•North on State Route 33 to Bartonsville
•Exit left for Interstate 80 West
•I-80 West to Scotrun (Exit 298)
•From off-ramp, turn left onto Route 611 North and follow into Mt. Pocono
•Turn right to get onto Route 940 East, and follow to Route 390 (approx. 2 miles).
•Turn left onto 390 North
•Follow 390 North to State Route 447 at traffic light in Canadensis (approx. 8 miles)
Long Road (Wilderness Camp Area) is approx is 2.miles north of the traffic light, with entrance on the left.

From Western Pennsylvania (Interstate 80):
•I-80 East to I-380 North
•I-380 North to State Route 940 (Exit 3)
•Take 940 East through Mt. Pocono (Stay on 940 as it dog-legs at the intersection of 611)
•Turn left onto 390 North and follow to State Route 447 (at traffic light in Canadensis)
•Long Road (Wilderness Camp Area) is approx is 2.miles north of the traffic light, with entrance on the left.

From Scranton Pennsylvania area:
•I-81 to I-84 East
•Take Exit #20 for Route 507/Greentown/Lake Wallenpaupack
•At end of ramp, turn right onto Route 507 South into the village of Newfoundland.
•Turn left onto Route 447 South and travel approx 8 miles to Long Road (Wilderness Camp Area) of Spruce Lake Retreat on the right.

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