Norrie Directions

at Margaret Lewis Norrie State Park

Staatsburg, NY 12580

Latitude: N 41° 83.396'

Longitude: W 73° 94.142'

Google Maps for Norrie

GPS note: You can enter "1 Norrie Way, Staatsbugh, NY" to get you into the park. Once inside the park follow signs to Atlantic Kayak Tours.

From NY State Thruway Exit 19

After the toll booth, keep right and take the first exit off the traffic circle. At .5 miles turn right onto Rt 199 heading to the Kingston Rhinecliff Bridge. At the second traffic light after the bridge turn right onto Rt 9G South. At the next light turn right onto Rt 9. From here it’s 9 miles to the Norrie State Park entrence (half mile after the Hilltop Deli on the left). Turn right into the park and follow signs for the marina/Atlantic Kayak.

Distance: 22 Miles, Time: 35 Minutes

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From NY State Thruway Exit 18

After the toll, turn right onto Rt 299 east. In 5.2 miles turn right onto Rt 9W. In 2.3 miles turn right onto Rt 44/55 toward Mid Hudson Bridge. After the Bridge take the Rt 9 ramp toward Hyde Park. Make sure you closely follow the signs as you get on the south ramp, but there is a u-turn at the bottom of the ramp.

In 10 miles turn left onto Old Post Road and then immediately left into Norrie State Park. If you come to the Hilltop Deli (right), you have gone a half mile beyond the entrance. Follow signs for the marina/Atlantic Kayak.

Distance: 22 Miles, Time: 35 Minutes

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From Connecticut

or place on the eastern side of the Hudson River

Take the Taconic Parkway to Route 55 west. Take Route 55 to Route 9 north. Continue on Route 9 north through Hyde Park. Go 3 miles past the Vanderbuilt Mansion, Old Post Road and then immediately left into Norrie State Park. If you come to the Hilltop Deli (right), you have gone a half mile beyond the entrance. Follow signs for the marina/Atlantic Kayak.

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By Train

Enjoy a beautiful trip by train, followed by a taxi ride. Take Amtrak to the Rhinecliff stop.

It is nine Miles from the Train Station to the Center.

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Amtrak (800) 872-7245

Rhinebeck Taxi (914) 876-2010. Call ahead for taxi prices and availability.

Call for other information on kayak tours and instructional programs.