Getting to Camp

 Camp Address: 1377 Palisades Road, Brant Lake, NY 12815


Directions to Curtis Read Scout Reservation

Take the New York Thruway to Exit 24, then the Northway (Interstate 87) North to Exit 25. Take a right onto Route 8 to Brant Lake.


Take the Taconic Parkway to Interstate 90 West to Interstate 787 North to Route 7 West to the Northway (Interstate 87) North to Exit 25 as above to Route 8 East to Brant Lake.


On Route 8, approximately 7.3 miles from the Northway, left onto Palisades Road at sign directing you to camp. This the second time Palisades Rd will intersect Route 8. Camp Read entrance will be 1 mile on the right off Palisades Road.



Council Transportation
Council transportation is available to and from camp. 2016 fees are $180 round trip or $90.00 one way. The pick-up & drop-off points are as follows:

White Plains: Be at the White Plains High School parking lot, 550 North St, White Plains, by 8:30 a.m. the Sunday you are going to camp.

Katonah: Be at the De Cicco's  parking lot (Route 117, about 9/10 mile south of Rt 35) by 9:30 a.m. on the Sunday your camp stay begins.

Fishkill: Meet at the Ramada on Rt 9 & Rt 84 by 10:00 a.m. on the Sunday your camp stay begins.

Bring a lunch to eat along the way. Duffel bags, packs or suitcases should hold all the equipment you will need during your stay at camp. Because of size, foot lockers are a definite problem, and CANNOT be carried.

The RETURN trip on Saturdays will arrive at the same locations at the following times:

Fishkill -- 1:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Katonah -- 2:00 - 2:30 p.m.
White Plains -- 3:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Sign up for the council transportation by contacting your unit or the council office.