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Directions to Five Rivers

56 Game Farm Road, Delmar, NY 12054
Phone: (518) 475-0291 Fax: (518) 439-8044
Email: 5rivers@dec.ny.gov

Note: Google and other map sites may not note the NEW Roundabouts that have been constructed near our center. Check these directions as well.

SOUTH

NYS Thruway (I-87) to Exit 23 (Albany)

  • Right on Route 9W South (follow for approximately one mile)
  • Bear right on Route 32 South (Delmar By-Pass) - follow for approx 3 miles
  • At intersection with Elm Avenue (a Park and Ride is straight ahead)
  • Turn right on Elm and continue to next traffic light
  • (Intersection of Elm and Delaware Ave, Rt. 443).
  • Turn left on Delaware Avenue.
  • Follow Delaware Avenue approximately 1.2 miles (Past Bethlehem Central H.S.)
  • Turn right on Orchard Street ("Five Rivers Complex" sign on corner)
  • Follow Orchard Street .4 mile to first left, Game Farm Road.
  • Turn left on Game Farm Road (Five Rivers sign on corner)
  • Five Rivers Center is located on Game Farm Road (0.2 mile)

Secondary Routes (i.e. Route 9W)

From Points South: i.e. Ravena, New Baltimore, Selkirk

  • Route 9W north to intersection of Route 32
  • Turn left on Route 32 (South)
  • Continue to intersection with Elm Avenue (Approximately 3-4 miles)

Major Highways (i.e. New York State Thruway)

From Points South: i.e. Catskill, Coxsackie

  • Turn right on Elm Avenue
  • Continue to intersection with Delaware Avenue (Route 443)
  • Turn left on Delaware Avenue
  • Follow Delaware Avenue approximately 1.2 miles (Past Bethlehem Central H.S.)
  • Turn right on Orchard Street ("Five Rivers Complex" sign on corner)
  • Follow Orchard Street .4 mile to first left, Game Farm Road.
  • Turn left on Game Farm Road (Five Rivers sign on corner)
  • Five Rivers Center is located on Game Farm Road (0.2 mile)

NORTH

Major Highways (i.e. Northway-Rt. 87)

From points North: i.e. Clifton Park, Ballston Spa, Saratoga Springs

  • Adirondack Northway (Rt. 87) South to Exit 1 and Interstate 90 (East)
  • East on I-90 to Exit 4 (Rt. 85 - Slingerlands)
  • Follow Route 85 West (Slingerlands By-Pass)
  • Go through 3 roundabouts going halfway around. Continuing on 85 West, at
  • 4th roundabout (with Price chopper on left)
  • Go halfway around onto Cherry Ave. Ext. (140 East).
  • At next Next light stay straight as it turns into Cherry Ave. (Rt. 52)
  • At next traffic light turn right onto Delaware Avenue. (Rt. 443)
  • Follow Delaware Avenue approx. 1.2 miles (past Bethlehem Central H.S.)
  • Turn right on Orchard Street ("Five Rivers Complex" sign on corner)
  • Follow Orchard Street .4 mile to first left, Game Farm Road.
  • Turn left on Game Farm Road (Five Rivers sign on corner)
  • Five Rivers Center is located on Game Farm Road (0.2 mile)

Secondary Routes

From Points North: i.e. Albany

  • Delaware Avenue (Rt. 443) out of city through Elsmere, Delmar
  • Follow Delaware Avenue approximately 1.2 miles (Past Bethlehem Central H.S.)
  • Turn right on Orchard Street ("Five Rivers Complex" sign on corner)
  • Follow Orchard Street .4 mile to first left, Game Farm Road.
  • Turn left on Game Farm Road (Five Rivers sign on corner)
  • Five Rivers Center is located on Game Farm Road (0.2 mile)

WEST

Major Highways (New York State Thruway)

From Points West: i.e. Amsterdam, Fonda, Gloversville, Johnstown

  • NYS Thruway (90) East to Exit 24 and Continue east on I-90 to Exit 4 (Rt. 85)
  • Follow Route 85 West (Slingerlands By-Pass) go through 3 roundabouts going halfway around.
  • Continuing on 85 West, at 4th roundabout
  • (Price chopper on left) go halfway around onto Cherry Ave. Ext. (140 East).
  • At next light stay straight as it turns into Cherry Ave. (Rt. 52)
  • At next traffic light turn right onto Delaware Avenue. (Rt. 443)
  • Follow Delaware Ave approx 1.2 miles (past Bethlehem Central H.S.)
  • Turn right on Orchard Street ("Five Rivers Complex" sign on corner)
  • Follow Orchard Street .4 mile to first left, Game Farm Road.
  • Turn left on Game Farm Road (Five Rivers sign on corner)
  • Five Rivers Center is located on Game Farm Road (0.2 mile)

Secondary Routes

From Points West: i.e. Guilderland, Duanesburg, Cobleskill (Route 20)

  • Route 20 East to intersection of Route 20 and Route 155 (in Guilderland)
  • Turn right (heading south) on Rt. 155 toward Voorheesville
  • Continue on Rt. 155 (Approximately 5 miles) to Rt. 85A
  • At End of 155 enter roundabout going ¾ way around onto RT 85A
  • Continue on Rt. 85A (1.8 miles) to "T" intersection of Rt. 85A and
  • New Scotland Road (Rt. 85)
  • Turn right at light on New Scotland Road (Rt. 85)
  • Follow Route 85 for .3 mile to first left, New Scotland South Road (County Route 308)
  • Follow New Scotland South Road 1.8 miles.
  • Turn left on Game Farm Road (a Niagara Mohawk Sub-Station is on the corner of New Scotland South Road and Game Farm Road.)
  • Five Rivers is located approximately one mile down Game Farm Road.

From Schenectady: i.e. Niskayuna, Colonie (Central Avenue)

  • Route 5 (Central Avenue) east to intersection with Route 155
  • Right on Route 155 (south) toward Voorheesville
  • At End of 155 enter roundabout going ¾ way around onto RT 85A
  • Continue on Rt. 85A (1.8 miles) to "T" intersection of Rt. 85A and
  • New Scotland Road (Rt. 85) Turn right at light on New Scotland Road (Rt. 85)
  • Follow Route 85 for .3 mile to first left, New Scotland South Rd (Route 308)
  • Follow New Scotland South Road 1.8 miles.
  • Turn left on Game Farm Road (a Niagara Mohawk Sub-Station is on the corner of New Scotland South Rd and Game Farm Road.)
  • Five Rivers is located approximately one mile down Game Farm Road.

EAST

From Points East: i.e. Chatham, Nassau, and Massachusetts Border (Route I-90)

  • I-90 west to Exit 4 (Route 85 - Slingerlands)
  • Follow Route 85 West (Slingerlands By-Pass)
  • Go through 3 roundabouts going halfway around.
  • Continuing on 85 West, at 4th roundabout (with Price Chopper on left)
  • Again go halfway around going onto Cherry Ave. EXT (140 east).
  • Continue on Cherry Avenue to next traffic light.
  • Stay straight as it turns into Cherry Ave. (Rt. 52) then at next traffic light Turn right onto Delaware Avenue. (Rt. 443)
  • Follow Delaware Avenue approximately 1.2 miles (past Bethlehem Central H.S.)
  • Turn right on Orchard Street ("Five Rivers Complex" sign on corner)
  • Follow Orchard Street .4 mile to first left, Game Farm Road.
  • Turn left on Game Farm Road (Five Rivers sign on corner)
  • Five Rivers Center is located on Game Farm Road (0.2 mile)

From Rensselaer, Troy (Route 787), East Greenbush

  • Take Route 787 south to the end
  • Turn right on Route 9W (follow for approximately one mile)
  • Bear right on Route 32 South (Delmar by-pass) - follow for approx. 3 miles.
  • At intersection of Rt. 32 and Elm Avenue, turn right on Elm and continue
  • To intersection of Elm Avenue and Delaware Avenue (Rt. 443)
  • Turn left on Delaware Avenue
  • Follow Delaware Avenue approximately 1.2 miles (past Bethlehem Central H.S.)
  • Turn right on Orchard Street ("Five Rivers Complex" sign on corner)
  • Follow Orchard Street .4 mile to first left, Game Farm Rd.
  • Turn left on Game Farm Road (Five Rivers sign on corner)
  • Five Rivers Center is located on Game Farm Road (0.2 mile)