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FROM:LOCKPORT TO SPRINGVILLE: 53 MINUTES
SPRINGVILLE TO ELLICOTTVILLE: 19 MINUTES
ELLICOTTIVLLE TO GREAT VALLY:  9 MINUTES
GREAT VALLY TO BRADFORD:      21 MINUTES
BRADFORD TO SMETHPORT:        26 MINUTES
SMETHPORT TO CROSBY:           7 MINUTES


*(WATCH OUT FOR RADAR JUST OUTSIDE OF SPRINGVILLE IN ASHFORD TO ELLICOTTVILLE)ALSO REDUCE YOUR SPEED THROUGH THE SMALL TOWNS AS POSTED AT 35 & 45 MPH.
Road Construction  Bradford Area Route 219(Turn on Lights. State Law) 
Memorial Day Weekend: New York State Police Road Check in Ellicottville or Great Valley (Just past the Service Star Hardware.
 
FROM BUFFALO AREA:
FOLLOW 290 TO 90 AND EXIT AT RT. 219.  FOLLOW RT. 219 THROUGH  SPRINGVILLE, ELLICOTTVILLE & GREAT VALLEY.  
GREAT VALLEY:DRIVING THROUGH GREAT VALLEY YOU WILL BE DRIVING PAST A SERVICE STAR HARDWARE AND THE GREAT VALLEY AIRPORT ON YOUR RIGHT HAND SIDE. THEN ABOUT 1 MILE A CAR DEALERSHIP ON YOUR LEFT SIDE AND ABOUT ANOTHER MILE UP YOU WILL SEE A MOTEL (PEACE CREEK INN) ON YOUR RIGHT, JUST PAST THE MOTEL TURN LEFT ON KILL BUCK ROAD-CR49 (OVER TRACKS) AND FOLLOW APPROX. 2 MILES TO STOP SIGN. TURN LEFT AND FOLLOW THROUGH THE RESERVATION TO THE CAUTION LIGHT(APPROX 5-7 MILES) TURN RIGHT(RT. 219) AND FOLLOW TO LIMESTONE TO PENNSYLVANIA STATELINE.  
PENNSYLVANIA STATELINE/BRADFORD:STAY ON RT. 219 UNTIL THE OWENS WAY EXIT OF THE EXPRESSWAY.  TURN LEFT AND FOLLOW TO END OF ROAD, TURN RIGHT, FOLLOW TO STOP SIGN AND TURN LEFT. YOU'RE ON RT. 770. FOLLOW RT.770 TO RT.646 TO SMETHPORT. (RT. 770 TURNS INTO RT. 646, JUST STAY TOWARDS THE RIGHT) (WATCH OUT AT THE INTERSECTION OF 646 & 59). 
SMETHPORT:STAY ON RT. 59, RT. 59 WILL CHANGE TO RT. 6 IN SMETHPORT(WATCH OUT AT THE STOP SIGN THERE IS A 3 WAY STOP SIGN WAIT UNTIL THE OTHER CARS CLEAR THE INTERSECTION & PROCEED WITH CAUTION). DO NOT FOLLOW THE FIRST RT. 6 SIGN AT THE STOP SIGN, DRIVE THROUGH THE DOWNTOWN PART OF SMETHPORT & FOLLOW RT. 6 TO RT. 46. AT THE INTERSECTION OF RT. 6 & 46 YOU WILL SEE  A CAUTION LIGHT AND A RESTAURANT ON YOUR RIGHT SIDE, TURN RIGHT & FOLLOW TO CROSBY (APPROX. 5 MILES). WHILE DRIVING ON RT. 46 TOWARDS CROSBY YOU WILL NOTICE A ROAD SIGN THAT’S READ “NORWICH TOWNSHIP”. YOU ARE ABOUT 2 MILES FROM CROSBY. ONCE YOU’RE IN CROSBY YOU WILL BE DRIVING BY A GENERAL STORE ON YOUR LEFT, NEXT TO THE GENERAL STORE WILL BE A FIRE STATION, THEN JOHN BERG POST. JUST PAST THE JOHN BERG POST (ABOUT 2/10THS OF A MILE)YOU WILL SEE A SIDE ROAD ON YOUR RIGHT, TURN THERE, CROSS THE BRIDGE AND GO TO THE STOP SIGN. TURN LEFT AT THE STOP SIGN. FOLLOW THE ROAD FOR ABOUT 2/10THS OF A MILE. TURN RIGHT ON THE DIRT ROAD. (AT THE DIRT ROAD YOU WILL SEE A TWO STORY WHITE HOUSE ON YOUR LEFT, ACROSS THE STREET ON THE SAME SIDE OF THE DIRT ROAD YOU WILL SEE A TWO STORY BARN (DIRT ROAD HAS A LARGE PUDDLE/MUD HOLE BY THE BARN. YOU CAN DRIVE THROUGH IT… BUT YOUR CAR WILL GET MUDDY), ONE STORY RED OUT BUILDING/STALL AND A BARBED WIRED HORSE/COW PASTURE.) FOLLOW THE DIRT ROAD FOR ABOUT 3/10THS OF A MILE. CAMP BUCKTAIL WILL BE THE THIRD CAMP ON THE ROBBIN'S BROOK SIDE.

DRIVE ON THE DIRT ROAD ONLY!  DO NOT DRIVE ON THE PASTURE.
CABIN PHONE NUMBER: 814-887-2612 IN CASE YOU CAN’T FIND THE PLACE AND YOU MAKE IT TO CROSBY? STOP AT THE GENERAL STORE AND USE THE PAY PHONE OR ASK SOMEONE THE LOCATION OF CROSBY CROSS & WEST VALLEY AND THAT THE CABIN BACKS UP TO ROBBIN'S BROOK.