How to get to Alpine Scout Camp
Take the Red & Tan Bus (#9A) from 178th St. at George Washington Bridge Bus Station (platform 20) to Alpine Scout Camp (approx. $12.20 round-trip.) or Take Red & Tan Bus (#9T/9TA) from Port Authority Bus Terminal (Gate 220) at 41st Street and 8th Avenue to Alpine Scout Camp. (approx. $14.60 round-trip.) You can view and download the schedule here.
By Car* from New York City:
Travel to the George Washington Bridge taking the upper level. Take your first exit on your right in New Jersey (Palisades Pkwy. North). Travel for about 9 miles to exit 2 – Alpine Approach Road. Follow the exit around under the Pkwy. to a traffic light (this will be Route 9W). Make a right hand turn and travel north for about 1-1/4 miles. Alpine Scout Camp will be on your left hand side.
By Car* from New Jersey:
From southern or mid-New Jersey, you can take either the New Jersey Turnpike or Garden State Pkwy. to Interstate 80. Travel on 80 to the last exit before the George Washington Bridge toll (this will be in Fort Lee). The exit will say Route 9 and Palisades Pkwy. You may then take either Route 9W for 10 miles to Camp Alpine (it will be on your left), or get on to the Palisades Pkwy. and travel for about 9 miles to exit 2 – Alpine Approach Road. Follow the exit around under the Pkwy. to a traffic light (this will be Route 9W). Make a right hand turn and travel north for about 1-1/4 miles. Alpine Scout Camp will be on your left hand side.
* The Port Authority’s Carpool Plan toll is $4.25. This plan provides a discount for non-commercial vehicles with three or more occupants. Customers with pre-registered E-ZPass accounts can take advantage of this discount plan at all hours by using a staffed “E-ZPass/Cash” lane and coming to a complete stop so the toll collector can confirm the number of occupants in the vehicle. To enroll in the Carpool Plan, please call the New York or New Jersey E-ZPass Customer Service Center. Click here for more information regarding the plan, under the “Vehicle Discount” section.
Addresses to use for GPS Units:
441 US Highway 9 W, Alpine, NJ 07620
441 US Route 9W, Alpine, NJ 07620
Map of Alpine Scout Camp