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Driving Directions to Hunter

Hunter Mountain is located just over 2 hours north of New York City in the northern Catskill Mountains of New York State. Whether you are coming from the north or the south, Hunter is a convenient half-hour ride from New York State Thruway exits 20 or 21.

Use this address in Mapquest: 7740 Main Street, Hunter, NY 12442  - (Please note that this is a reference point and NOT our mailing address)

Please Note: Google Maps currently gives an incorrect location if you search for Hunter Mountain, and it will leave you several miles away on a dead end road. Use the address listed above to get you to the Village of Hunter.

Hunter Mountain coordinates for your GPS or Google Maps 

N42 12.289 W74 12.598


Please obey the posted speed limit signs while on the mountaintop. Local law enforcement agencies strictly enforce the posted speed limits.

For those without transportation, there are several Bus Tour Operators that bring regularly scheduled trips to Hunter, as well as Adirondack Trailways, which offers daily trips from Port Authority, NYC to Hunter.

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Directions to Hunter Mountain From...

New York State
Albany - Est. Time: 1 Hour 10 Minutes NY Thruway south to Exit 21 (Catskill), turn left after exit and go to Rt. 9W (about 2 miles); take Rt. 9W south to Rt. 23A; take Rt. 23A west to Hunter Mountain.

- Binghamton - Est. Time: 2½ Hours
Interstate 88 east to Oneonta. Pick up Rt. 23 east to Rt. 23A to Hunter.

- New York City - Est. Time: 2½ Hours.
NY Thruway (I-87) north to Exit 20 (Saugerties). Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.

- Long Island - Est. Time: 2½-5 Hours.
Take the LIE or Rt. 25A to the Cross Island Parkway to the Throgs Neck Bridge. Then take the Cross Bronx Expressway (I-95) to the George Washington Bridge. Take the GW Bridge to Route 4 (3rd exit ramp). Continue on Rt. 4 heading northwest to Rt. 17. Take Rt. 17 north to the NY Thruway, north to Exit 20 (Saugerties). Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.

- Rochester - Est. Time: 5½ Hours
NY Thruway east to Albany, then south to Exit 21 (Catskill), turn left after exit and go to Rt. 9W (about 2 miles); take Rt. 9W south to Rt. 23A; take Rt. 23A west to Hunter Mountain.

- Syracuse & Utica - Est. Time: 3-3½ Hours
NY Thruway east to Albany, then south to Exit 21 (Catskill), turn left after exit and go to Rt. 9W (about 2 miles); take Rt. 9W south to Rt. 23A; take Rt. 23A west to Hunter Mountain.

New Jersey
- Western, southern & northern
Interstate 287 north to the NY Thruway north to Exit 20 (Saugerties). Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.

- North Eastern
Route 17 north to the NY Thruway north to Exit 20 (Saugerties). Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.

- Southern New Jersey - Est. Time: 4½ Hours from Atlantic City
Garden State Parkway north to Rt. 17 in Paramus, north to the NY Thruway north to Exit 20 (Saugerties). Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.

Connecticut

- Hartford, CT - Est. Time: 3 Hours
Rt. 84 west to the NY Thruway (Newburgh), take Thruway north to Exit 20. Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.

Massachusetts
- Boston, MA - Est. Time: 3½ Hours
Mass Pike west to the end. Follow signs for Albany, pick up NY Thruway south to Exit 21 (Catskill), go west on Rt. 23A.

- Springfield, MA - Est. Time: 2¼ Hours
Mass Pike west to the end. Follow signs for Thruway south, pick up NY Thruway south to Exit 21 (Catskill), go west on Rt. 23A.

Pennsylvania

- Allentown, PA - Est. Time: 3 Hours
Take Interstate 78, east to Interstate 287, north to the NY Thruway, north to Exit 20 (Saugerties). Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.

- Philadelphia, PA - Est. Time: 4 Hours
Take Interstate 76, east Interstate 95, north to Interstate 287, north to the NY Thruway, north to Exit 20 (Saugerties). Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.

- Pittsburgh, PA - Est. Time: 8½ Hours
Pennsylvania Turnpike (70, 76) east to Interstate 78 near Allentown. Take Interstate 78, east to Interstate 287, north to the NY Thruway, north to Exit 20 (Saugerties). Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.

- Scranton, PA - Est. Time: 3½ Hours
Take Rt. 84 east to Newburgh, pick up the NY Thruway north to Exit 20 (Saugerties). Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.

Other
- Washington, DC - Est. Time: 5½ Hours
Take Rt. 95 north to Rt. 287 north to the NY Thruway north to Exit 20 (Saugerties). Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.

- Baltimore, MD - Est. Time: 5 Hours
Take Rt. 95 north to Rt. 287 north to the NY Thruway north to Exit 20 (Saugerties). Take Rt. 32 north to Rt. 32A north to Rt. 23A west.