Directions

For whitewater rafting (except Concord River and West River trips), zipline, river kayaking, lodging, whitewater instruction, and outdoor leadership training:

Zoar Outdoor
7 Main St.
Charlemont, Massachusetts

 

For Google map directions to our 7 Main Street, Charlemont, Massachusetts location: (**Note, Google says your destination is on the left, but it's actually on the right!)

To get to 7 Main St, Charlemont, MA from Boston

  • Take Route 2 west. Where Route 2 merges with Interstate 91 in Greenfield, take 91 south, but be sure to exit again onto Route 2 west at the next exit (exit 26).
  • Zoar Outdoor is about 17 miles west of this exit. We’re based in a red colonial on the north side of the road. Look for the blue, white and green sign.
  • Driving time from downtown approximately 2 1/2 hours.

To get to 7 Main St, Charlemont, MA from New York City:

  • Take Interstate 95 north to Interstate 91 north.
  • Take exit 26 in Massachusetts and follow Route 2 west for about 17 miles. We’re based in a red colonial on the north side of the road. Look for the blue, white and green sign.
  • Driving time from Manhattan approximately 3 1/2 - 4 hours, depending upon traffic.

To get to 7 Main St, Charlemont, MA from Albany, NY:

  • Take Route 2 east through North Adams.
  • Continue past North Adams and over the mountain, about 20 miles. Our base is the red house on the north side of Route 2 on the western outskirts of the town center. Look for the blue, white and green sign.
  • Driving time approximately 1 1/2 hours.

For directions to Zoar Adventure Center at 36 West Main St, Wilmington VT

To get to 36 West Main St, Wilmington VT from New York City:

  • Take Interstate 95 north to Interstate 91 north.
  • Take 91 north into Vermont and get off at exit 2 onto Route 9 west.
  • Continue on Route 9 west for approximately 18.5 miles.  The Zoar Adventure Center will be on your left at the west end of the town of Wilmington.
  • Driving time from Manhattan approximately 3 3/4 - 4 hours, depending upon traffic.  Drive time from Hartford, Connecticut is about 1 3/4 hours

To get to 36 West Main St, Wilmington VT from Boston:

  • Take Route 2 west. Where Route 2 merges with Interstate 91 in Greenfield, merge onto 91 north.
  • Take 91 north into Vermont and get off at exit 2 onto Route 9 west.
  • Continue on Route 9 west for approximately 18.5 miles.  The Zoar Adventure Center will be on your left at the west end of the town of Wilmington.
  • Driving time from downtown approximately 2 1/2 hours.

To get to 36 West Main St, Wilmington VT From Albany, NY:

  • Take I-787 north to exit 9E where you merge onto NY 7 east toward Troy and Bennington VT.
  • Continue on VT 279 east.
  • Keep right at the fork.  Follow signs for US 7 south and merge onto US 7 south.
  • In half a mile take the VT 279 east exit on the left.  Merge onto VT 279.
  • Turn left onto Main Street.
  • Continue onto VT 9 east.
  • In about 18.5 miles, you'll see the Zoar Adventure Center on your right just as you enter the center of Wilmington.
  • Driving time approximately 1 1/4 hours.

For Concord River rafting trips:

UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center
50 Warren Street
Lowell, MA 01852
The phone number for the hotel is 978-934-6920

From Route 3 North take exit 30N to the Lowell Connector. 

From Route 3 South take exit 30A to the Lowell Connector. 

From Route 495 North/South take exit 35C to the Lowell Connector. 

At the end of the Lowell Connector, take a left onto Gorham Street.  Go through three sets of lights, take a right onto Church Street.  Take the next left onto George Street. The hotel will be in front of you.  Parking is available at the Lower Locks Garage.  We will have a suite at the hotel for check-in.

 

For West River rafting trips:

Stratton Mountain Resort - please contact our office for directions to the exact meeting place