Directions to Echo Hill Outdoor School

Please be alert to local speed limits

From Philadelphia

Take 1-95 South to the Elkton, Md. exit, Rt. 279 South (Exit 109A. Follow Rt. 279 South for 2.6 miles to Rt. 213 South. Turn left and follow Rt. 213 to Galena . In Galena be sure to turn right at the traffic light. Continue on Rt. 213 to Rt. 298. Turn right on Rt. 298 (Molly's Mart is at this intersection). Follow Rt. 298 and bear right on Rt. 566 to Still Pond. Go through Still Pond and continue for 2 miles to Still Pond Neck Road (on the left). There should be a sign there directing you toward Coleman. Go for 3 miles until you reach Bloomingneck Road (on the right). This is the entrance to the outdoor school. Bear right onto dirt road and follow into Echo Hill Outdoor School campus. Please note that the speed limit on the dirt road is 15mph. Follow signs to either bus parking or school office.

From Washington

Take Rt. 50 past Annapolis and across the Chesapeake Bay Bridge. Follow Rt. 50 to junction of Rt. 301; stay on Rt. 301 to 213. Take Rt. 213 North through Centreville and Chestertown to Rt. 297. Turn left at Rt. 297 and continue to Rt. 298. Turn right at Rt. 298. Turn left onto Coopers Lane. Turn right onto Still Pond Creek Road. Go over the little bridge and bear left. Continue to stop sign. Turn left onto Still Pond Neck Road. Follow till Bloomingneck Road (on the right). This is the entrance to the outdoor school. Bear right onto dirt road and follow into Echo Hill Outdoor School campus. Please note that the speed limit on the dirt road is 15mph. Follow signs to either bus parking or school office.

Directions: Once on Bloomingneck Road…

To the Driftwood Office/Peter Rice’s Office:
Travel down Bloomingneck Road 0.8 miles. Follow signs towards Echo Hill. At 0.7 miles down the lane you will see a sign that says school office and a brown house to your right. Continue down the dirt road another 0.1 miles. You will pass two dirt roads on your left. Veer left on the third dirt road. You should be approaching a small parking lot and a brown building. There should be a basketball court to your left. Park your vehicle and come inside the building. There will be someone inside to help you or a note directing you to the nearest Echo Hill Outdoor School staff member.

To Harris Hall/ School Administrative Offices:
Travel down the Bloomingneck Road 0.7 miles. You will see a sign that says school office. Make your first right. Follow the one-way sign around the circle and park your vehicle in the parking area. Park your vehicle and come inside the building. Come upstairs. There will be someone inside to help you

Buses
If your group is residing in the tents:
Travel down the Bloomingneck Road 0.8 miles. Follow signs towards Echo Hill. At 0.7 miles down the lane you will see a sign that says school office and a brown house to your right. Continue down the dirt road another 0.2 miles. You will pass three dirt roads on your left. Continue heading straight until you see a large grass field to your right. Pull on to the field to load/unload the participants and gear.

If your group is residing in the dorms:
Travel down the Bloomingneck Road 0.7 miles. Follow signs towards Echo Hill. Pass the sign that says school office and the brown house on your right. Park on the right hand side of the road once you are across from the dirt lane.

 


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