Driving Directions, Mileage, MARTZ bus

Directions to Pocono Valley Retreat Center

Pocono Valley is located in the heart of the Pocono Mountains, conveniently located within 2 hours of both New York City and Philadelphia. 

The Official Address for GPS is:

300 Camp Akiba Rd, Stroudsburg, PA 18360

Driving Directions

From East: (NYC) Take Interstate 80 (I-80), then follow directions below:

After Stroudsburg:

  1. Take exit 302 toward State Route 611/Bartonsville 0.4 mi
  2. Merge onto PA-33 N 203 ft
  3. Turn left onto PA-611 N 1.0 mi
  4. Turn left onto Golden Slipper Rd 1.6 mi
  5. Continue onto Bartonsville Wood Rd 1.3 mi
  6. Continue onto State Route 3028/Bartonsville Woods Rd 1.1 mi
  7. Turn left onto Neola Rd 0.7 mi
  8. Take the 1st right onto Camp Akiba Rd/Smith Hill Rd
  9. Continue to follow Camp Akiba Rd

From the west: (Pittsburgh) Take Interstate 80 (I-80), then follow directions below

  1. Take exit 284 toward PA-115 S 0.4 mi
  2. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Lake Harmony/Brodheadsville and merge onto PA-115 S 10.2 mi
  3. Turn left onto State Rd 1.1 mi
  4. Continue onto Sugar Hollow Rd 1.8 mi
  5. Sharp right onto PA-715 S/Sugar Hollow Rd
  6. Continue to follow PA-715 S
  7. Turn left onto Akiba Rd
  8. Destination will be on the right

Miles To Camp from: 

From NYC: 90 miles

Philadelphia, PA: 90 miles

Morristown, NJ: 67 Miles

Rochester, NY: 257 Miles

Chicago, IL: 707 Miles

Albany, NY: 174 Miles

Hartford, CT: 185 miles

Ottawa , Canada: 586 KM

Toronto, Canada: 634 KM

Ashville, NC: 637 Miles

Pittsburg: 286 miles

Atlanta, GA: 828 Miles

Nashville, TN: 832 Miles

Boston, MA: 294 Miles

Washington, DC.: 224 miles

Ann Arbor, MI: 528 miles

Peurto Rico: 1,693 miles

Conakry, Guinea: 4,336 Miles

Bamako, Mali: 4,493 MIles

The Moon: 238,900 MIles

Public Transportation

Take MARTZ TRAILWAYS Bus to either of the Stroudsburg stops (there are two, they are right near each other)


Then you will be a 20 minute drive from the Retreat - you'll need to get an Uber, or a Taxi, or use the Retreat Forum to find others who are coming on the bus to share these costs with.

As of 8/25/17 the round-trip fare is $71.