Directions for Irish Rowing Club Practice

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Patrick Clark 412-596-5156 or Mary 724-647-8814


From the North:

Take 79 South to Neville Island exit, Exit # 65
Turn left off the exit onto Grand Avenue (follow signs for 51 North)
Follow Grand Avenue (past Sports Complex on the right) over the bridge; there are two right hand lanes going over the bridge; stay left
Turn right at the end of the bridge (all traffic must turn right)
Make first left at the Montour Hotel
Make next left onto 5th Avenue (you will follow signs to 79 and Yellow Belt)
5th Avenue changes name to State Avenue. Stay on State until you see the 79 overpass and signs for the 79 entrance
Turn left onto Station Street (this is just before the overpass and just across from the entrance to 79 South); you will see a sign on the left for Boat Dock
Bear left (turn west/down river) before going under 79 bridge
Slowly continue to follow Boat Dock signs that wind you down toward the river
Cross (carefully!) over the railroad tracks
When you come to a T-intersection, turn left, following signs to Montour Marina

From Pittsburgh:
Take Fort Pitt Bridge towards airport.
Continue on I-279 for 5.5 miles
Merge onto I-79 North exit towards Erie- go 5.8 miles
Take the PA-51 Coraopolis exit
Turn left onto Coraoplolis Road, go 0.3 miles
Turn Right onto Station Street.
Turn left at next road.
Slowly continue to follow the Boat Dock signs that wind you down towards the river
Cross (carefully!) over the railroad tracks
When you come to the T – intersection, turn left, following signs to Montour Marina