Getting here

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Sky Lake is easily accessible by car, bus or plane.

If you are coming here for a program, we can pick you up from the Rosendale Bus Station the afternoon before the program starts, and bring you back there when it ends.

Our physical address (not our mail address) is 22 Hillcrest Lane, Rosendale, NY 12472

Driving via I-87 / New York State Thruway

From the South: Take I-87 to Exit 18 (New Paltz). Turn left onto Route 299 towards New Paltz. Proceed 1.5 miles through the town and follow signs to 32 North. Turn right onto 32 North and continue 7 miles toward Rosendale. After crossing the second bridge, immediately turn left onto route 213 West (near Stewart’s). Proceed 7/10ths of a mile on 213 through Rosendale. Turn left onto Keator Ave/(Route 7) and cross the bridge. Make a right and follow Keator around past St. Peter’s Church. Where the road curves left, proceed straight onto Mountain Road. Sky Lake Lodge is 1.2 miles on the left. (Hillcrest Lane).

From the North:  Take I-87 Southbound to Exit 19 (Kingston). From tollbooth, make the very first right (before traffic circle) towards 209 South/Ellenville . Take second exit on the right onto ‘209 South (Ellenville)’. Proceed 10.5 miles, through Stone Ridge/Marbletown. Pass the Emmanuel’s shopping plaza, then at traffic light make a left onto 213 East toward Rosendale. Go 2.5 miles through High Falls, at bottom of slope turn right onto Mossy Brook Road. (before the sign ‘Captain Schoomaker’s’). Go 200 yards and make first left onto Mountain Road. Go up 1 mile, Sky Lake Lodge is on the right. (Hillcrest Lane).

By Bus

Sky Lake Lodge is easily accessible by bus from NYC. Travel time is usually less than two hours.

Take the Adirondack Trailways/ Pine Hill Trailways bus from Port Authority Terminal, New York City to the Rosendale Park and Ride Bus stop in Rosendale, NY (across from the Rosendale Recreation Center.)

If you are arriving during the afternoon of the start of a program, we will pick you up at the bus station for a shuttle fee of $5.  Please let us know ahead of time when your bus will arrive.

By Taxi

Accord/Kerhonkson Taxi is available to pick you up at the bus stop in Rosendale.  Call 24 hours in advance for reservations and pricing: 845-626-9620

Radio dispatched service is available from New Paltz (one bus stop south of Rosendale)

call 845-255-1550 for more information.

By Plane

The closest two airports to Sky Lake Lodge are the Albany Airport and Stewart Airport, however Newark is not much further and you may save time by getting a direct flight which is not available at Albany and Stewart.  Buses depart several times a day from the Albany airport to Rosendale, NY.

The closest major airports are Newark, LaGuardia and JFK. If you are traveling to these airports, it is recommended that you rent a car at the airport and drive to the lodge. You can also check find out from the airport about ground transportation via shuttles, cabs or subways to Manhattan’s Port Authority Bus Station. Then follow the directions above for travel by bus from Port Authority Bus Station to Rosendale, where we will pick you up at the bus station.