Directions to Frequented Sites
St. Gabriel's Retreat Center (Clarks Summit)
Take Interstate 81 to EXIT 197, Waverly. You will be exiting onto PA Route 632. Go west on 632 a very short distance and take the second left onto IVY Industrial Park. The retreat center is about 2 miles south on that road which becomes Griffin Pond Road. There is a stop sign at the intersection of Griffin Pond and Fairview Road and soon after that you will see a school building on your left. Not far past that point on the right after a gentle curve in the road is a small sign for St. Gabriel’s. Turn right and go up the hill where you will see the center at the top. Parking is in front across the road from the building.
If you are coming from Towanda, Tunkhannock, etc. on US Route 6 heading east, you can pick up PA Route 632 (EAST) in Dalton. Follow for a few miles until you are almost at I81. Turn right into Ivy Industrial Park. (If you go as far as I81, you went just a little too far. Turn around and take the second left). Follow remainder of directions as above.
Nativity BVM (Tunkhannock)
Go west on U.S. Route 6, out of Clarks Summit. When approaching Tunkhannock, take Business Route 6 (Tioga Street). Look for the Gulf Station on the right. Next block is the Nativity B.V.M. church on the right. Fr. Nallin Hall and parking lot is immediately behind the church.
St. Vincent de Paul (Milford/Dingmans Ferry)
From Interstate 80 (from NY/NJ)
Take Interstate 80 West to Rte. 15 North. 15 North runs into 206 North (through Branchville). Stay on 206 North to 560 West. Stay on 560 (it makes a sharp right at the Layton traffic light). Follow signs to Dingmans toll Bridge. Continue straight. Go through light, staying straight onto Rte. 739. We are 9 miles on the left from the bridge. Turn into first entrance. Continued Below.
From Interstate 80 (east from PA)
Take Interstate 80 east to exit 52 (Marshall’s Creek). Take 209 North toward Milford. At traffic light in Marshall's Creek (shopping center), take a right to remain on Rte. 209 North for approx. 20 miles. At the traffic light in Dingmans Ferry, take a left onto Rte. 739 North. Travel approx. 8 miles. St. Vincent's will be on your left. Turn into first entrance. Continued below.
From Interstate 84:
Take Interstate 84 (east from Scranton, PA or west from Milford, PA or New York State) to exit 34 (Lords Valley/Dingmans Ferry). After exiting, turn onto Rte. 739 South (toward Dingmans Ferry). Travel approx. 6 miles. St. Vincent's will be on your right. Turn into second entrance. Continued Below
From entrance to St. Vincent’s
Take 1st right, then quick left into parking lot across from church building. Walk back toward church. The Parish hall is at the end of the path to the right of the church building.
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel (Dunmore)
Traveling 81North, take the Dunmore Exit and turn Left at the light. At the 4th light (Metallos and Fidelity Bank) turn Left(Drinker St) make the first Right onto Chestnut Street. Go through a stop sign. The church is on the right and the school is on the left. When facing the school use the basement entrance on the Right.
Traveling 81South, take the Dunmore Exit and bear Right. (Burger King will be on the left) At the 3rd light (Metallos and Fidelity Bank) turn Left(Drinker St) make the first Right onto Chestnut Street. Go through a stop sign. The church is on the right and the school is on the left. When facing the school use the basement entrance on the Right.
Corpus Christi Church (Montdale)
From Interstate 81 take exit 201 (East Benton). Follow PA 438 east for about 2 miles. Church on right.
From mid valley and upper valley take PA 247 to the blinker light in Montdale. Turn onto PA 438 going west. Church is on left not far past Montdale Farm Dairy.
St. Eulalia (Elmhurst)
From 81 get on 380 South to Exit 2 ( Elmhurst ) it is a left hand exit.
Get on route 435.
Go approx 4 miles and you will pass a gas station on the Left, go over a small bridge and bear Right onto Gardner Road. Go up the hill and past an old school on the Right to the stop sign. Turn Right onto Blue Shutters Road . Saint Eulalia's is on the right.
From I 84 take the Mt Cobb exit, turn Right off the exit and then Left at the light onto Route 348. Follow 348 all the way to where it intersects with Route 435 and turn left onto 435 South. Go 1.5 miles and bear Right onto Gardner Road . Go up the hill and past an old school on the Right to the stop sign. Turn Right onto Blue Shutters Road . Saint Eulalia's is on the right.
St. Patrick's Church (Olyphant)
Take 81 exit 190 toward Dickson City / Main Ave
Turn Right on Main St go 2 miles
Turn Right on W Lackawanna Ave / PA-347S This intersection will have a light and a HUGE anchor. Rite Aid will be on corner. Go 0.3 miles.
Turn Left on Delaware St, the church will be on the left.
Holy Rosary (Scranton)
From Milford and Stroudsburg
Take ramp onto I-81 N toward US-6 W/BINGHAMTON/US-6 W - go 3.15.0 mikm
1. Take exit #190/DICKSON CITY/MAIN AVE - go 0.20.3 mikm
2. Turn Left on MAIN AVE - go 0.81.3 mikm
3. Turn Right on WELLS ST
4. Continue on HOLLISTER AVE - go 0.20.3 mikm
5. Turn Right on W PARKER ST - go 0.40.6 mikm
6. Continue on BRICK AVE - go 0.20.4 mikm
7. Turn Left on WILLIAM ST
8. Arrive at 316 WILLIAM ST, SCRANTON, on the Left
From Clarks Summit
Starting in CLARKS SUMMIT, PA on S STATE ST go toward W GROVE ST - go 0.71.1 mikm
1. Continue on NORTHERN BLVD(US-11) - go 2.03.2 mikm
2. Continue to follow US-11 - go 1.52.5 mikm
3. Take the KEYSER AVE exit - go 0.20.3 mikm
4. Turn Left on N KEYSER AVE(PA-307) - go 0.40.6 mikm
5. Turn Right on W MARKET ST - go 0.30.5 mikm
6. Turn Left on ROCKWELL AVE
7. Turn Right on WILLIAMS ST
8. Continue on WILLIAM ST
9. Arrive at 316 WILLIAM ST, SCRANTON, on the Left
From Wilkes Barre Area
I-81 N – take exit #190/DICKSON CITY/MAIN AVE - go 0.20.3 mikm
1. Turn Left on MAIN AVE - go 0.81.3 mikm
2. Turn Right on WELLS ST
3. Continue on HOLLISTER AVE - go 0.20.3 mikm
4. Turn Right on W PARKER ST - go 0.40.6 mikm
5. Continue on BRICK AVE - go 0.20.4 mikm
6. Turn Left on WILLIAM ST
7. Arrive at 316 WILLIAM ST, SCRANTON, on the Left
Directions to St Mary Help of Christians
via Interstate 81. Coming south on 81 take exit 175 A and go to the top of the hill and at red light take a right hand turn onto Oak St. Follow Oak St to red light (it will be the third light) at the Pittston by-pass and turn right. Follow the Pittston by-pass to red light and turn left onto William St, Pittston. Follow William St to red light at Main St and turn right onto Main St and drive 2.8 miles and St Mary's is on the right. Turn into parking lot.
If anyone is coming north on 81 it would be exit 175 and a left onto Oak St.
Directions to Queen of the Apostles (formerly St Mary), Avoca
via Interstate 81. Interstate 81 to Moosic exit, US 11 south. Continue on US 11 south past CK Auto on hill at left into Avoca. Pass St. Peter and Paul Church on left and another large church on right. Turn right at next light. Church is one block in on right. Parking behind the church.
St. John Evangelist, Pittston
Located at the corner of William and Church Street, Pittston
Entrance: 2nd side door facing Seton Catholic School, go to the Church Hall in the basement of the church.
There is an elevator also. It is located next to the 2nd side door, facing the Seton Catholic Auditorium..
St. Matthew, E. Stroudsburg
R80 from E or W
Exit 308 e sdbg old (exit 51)
Make right off ramp onto Prospect St
After the 3rd lite (e sdbg u)
Make the next left onto elk
Sol in family room
St Patrick, Milford
Interstate 84 exit 46 Milford
Right on us 6 east 2.1 mile
Turn left onto Broad ST 0.2 mile
Turn right onto E High ST
Ss. Peter & Paul, Towanda