Directions to Camp

Using a GPS or Google Maps

If you are using a GPS to get to Camp Lenox, please use the following address:

2034 North Main Road
Otis, MA 01253

A GPS may get the location wrong when using the camp’s actual, physical address. Online services like Google Maps get it right, however, and you can use the actual, physical address (or just search for Camp Lenox in your favorite mapping service):

Camp Lenox
Route 8
Otis, MA 01253


If you’re coming from the south on Route 8, you will see Otis Poultry Farm one mile before the turn into camp. The camp entrance will be on the right.

If you’re coming from the north on Route 8, look for Shaw Pond on the left. The entrance to camp will be the next left. You will see the camp sign.

Turn-by-Turn Directions

Print these directions and take them with you.

From Boston

Take I-90 West to Exit 2 (Lee exit). Drive on Route 20 East for approximately 10 miles before making a right turn onto Route 8 South towards Otis. Go approximately 2 miles and the camp entrance is on the left.

From New York City area via the Taconic Parkway

Take Henry Hudson Parkway to the Saw Mill River Parkway and follow it into Hawthorne, NY where it intersects with the Taconic State Parkway. Get on the Taconic State Parkway North and stay on it until the end (near Albany). Get on I-90 East (MA Turnpike, towards Boston). Get off at Exit 2 (Lee exit) then follow same directions as those from Boston.

Via Route 8 from Westchester & Connecticut

Take the Hutchinson River Parkway North to I-684 North. Get off on Exit 9 onto Route 84 eastbound and follow it to Exit 20 (Route 8 in Waterbury, CT). Take Route 8 North to the end in Winsted, CT. At the end of the expressway there is a traffic light. Make a right at the light. Go to the 2nd traffic light (look out for a CVS) and make a right onto Route 8 North. Continue on Route 8 through the town of Otis, MA, past the Otis Poultry Farm. Camp Lenox is 1 mile ahead on the right. Look for a white farmhouse and the Camp Lenox sign, where you will make a right turn.

Via Connecticut Turnpike

Take I-95 North to Bridgeport – Exit 27A. Follow the signs to Route 8 North. The expressway ends in Winsted, CT. Follow directions above from Winsted, CT to camp.