Getting to the Ramapo Rally at Campgaw Reserve
Detailed Driving Directions
From East Bergen County and the George Washington Bridge:
Take State Route 4 West past Rt 17 to Route 208 North. Go ~10 mi, exit Summit Ave & continue to Franklin Ave (TL). Turn left for 0.5 miles to Pulis (TL). Turn right for ~1.5 miles to Campgaw Rd, turn left, continue 1.5 miles to Campgaw Mtn Reservation entrance on left. Turn right at yellow gate for start site but follow directions of parking crew. OR Route 17 North to Route 202 South & follow directions below “from Upstate NY.”
From South and Central New Jersey:
From Upstate NY (Suffern & North) (Exit off Route 17):
NY Thruway to exit 15, take I-287 South very briefly, then exit 66 to Route 17 South to Route 202 South (~0.5 mi from turnoff for Rt 17). Turn left at the end of the exit ramp and continue for 1.6 miles. After Ramapo College, turn L onto Darlington Avenue @ flasher. Bear right at the fork onto Campgaw Road. Campgaw Mtn Reservation entrance is about 1.2 miles on the right. Turn right at yellow gate for start site but follow directions of parking crew.
From Rockland or Westchester:
Take 287 West (~13 mi from TZ Bridge) to exit 15 (Route 17 South) to the Route 202 exit and turn left at the bottom of the ramp & follow directions from Route 17 South as above.
Train From NYC
Take the Morris & Essex Line from NY Penn Station to the Frank R Lautenberg Rail Station in NJ. Then take the Main Bergen County Line to Ramsey NJ Station (Not the Ramsey Rt 17 Station).
The start at Campgaw is 4.5 miles the Ramsey train station.
After getting off the train,