GPS Coordinates: N41°50.115' - W75°28.416'
Hemlock Point Lodge
3159 May Road
Thompson, PA 18465
Directions from the North | Download
Take Route 81 South to Exit 230. This
is the Great Bend Route 171 Exit.
At the end of the ramp turn left onto
Route 171 South. Set trip odometer to Zero.
As you are driving along, you will
see the Susquehanna River on your right.
8.2 miles from RT 81, turn right and
continue on 171 South. You will cross a bridge
over the Susquehanna River.
On the other side of the bridge, turn
left, continuing on 171 South. You are now in
the town of Susquehanna.
Notice Schneider’s Grocery Store
on the left in case you need supplies.
At mile 9.7 turn right at the bottom
of the hill, continuing on 171 South.
At mile 17.5, continue straight through
the intersection. Do not turn right on 171 South. This
is the town of Thompson.
At mile 20.7, turn right on Wrighter
Lake Road. A quarter mile from this intersection,
you will see a red barn on your left. The driveway
is immediately to your right.
Directions from the South | Download
These directions start from Route 80,
if you are coming from a different direction, you need
to take whatever route necessary to get to Route 81.
From Route 80 East or West, turn onto
Route 380 North. Take Route 380 North to Route 81 North.
Once on Route 81 North, take the second
exit to the right (which does not have an exit number)
which is labeled “6 East – Carbondale”. (It is the exit AFTER exit #1 - Tigue St.)
Continue 15.6 miles on Route 6 East and
exit left at Exit 7 which is labeled “Bus. 6 – to
Continue 0.75 miles down to the bottom
of the hill and turn right on Canaan Street.
Go 0.25 mile to the stop sign and turn
left on Honesdale Road (watch you speed limit thru here)
Continue 0 .8 mile to the bottom of the
hill and you’ll come to two stops signs about 50
Turn right at the 2nd stop sign on Route
171 North. You’ll see a military tank on the right
at the stop sign.
You’ll immediately cross a bridge
on Route 171. Continue 14.9 miles on Route 171 North
to RT 370 East. (You’ll go through the towns of
Vandling, Forest City, and Union Dale on the way.
You’ll pass Stillwater Lake on the left at the
8.4 mile mark and Arlo’s Gas/Country Store at the
14.5 mile mark.)
RT 370 East will be 1/2 mile past Arlo’s.
right on RT 370 East also called Crosstown Hwy and go
2.4 miles to Oxbow Road and turn left. Continue on Oxbow Road 2.4 miles to
Wrighter Lake Road (also called May Road) and turn left. The
driveway for Hemlock Point Lodge is 0.25 miles on the
right. Turn right into the driveway which is directly
across the street from a red barn. The driveway goes
up through a large open field for about 200 yards then through woods. The driveway is about a half mile