N.Y. Metropolitan area:
1. Take George
Washington Bridge to I-80 W.
Take Lincoln Tunnel to RT-3.
Follow RT-3, past the Meadowland Sports Complex, until
RT-3 merges with US-46 going West.
Continue on US-46 W to the exit for I-80 W.
Nyack/Spring Valley area:
Take I-87 N to exit 15.
Proceed south on I-287 to the exit for I-80 W.
Proceed west on I-80.
Take the RT-15 North exit, exit number 34B,
Merge onto RT-15 N. Drive
approximately 17.5 miles. At
Ross Corner RT-15 North becomes US-206.
(You will see an Exxon gas station on your left).
Drive 6 miles north on US-206.
You will pass Culvers Lake on your right.
As soon as you pass the “Blue Ribbon” restaurant,
also on your right, and a sign stating “Entering Sandyston Twp”,
be prepared to turn left at the first available opportunity. *
Turn left onto Mountain Trail located immediately
after the business sign “Signs on Anything”.
It almost will look like you are turning into their driveway.
Proceed to 67 Mountain Trail – the address of the
St. Panteleimon’s Chapel.
On the way to the chapel, you will pass the Ryl dacha,
located at 57 Mountain Trail, telephone: (973) 948-5392. The
Ryl residence is on the left side of the road.
It sits on a hill. The
house is light green with a flagpole in front, flying an American
and Russian flags.
You can park your car on Mountain Trail near the chapel or
the Ryl residence. Just
make sure that you are not blocking the road and other cars can
As you are driving north on US-206, having passed Culvers
Lake on your right, if you see on your left a sign for “Joe to
Go”, “Stoke's Steakhouse
and Pub” or the GasaRama gas station, you have gone
too far and you have missed the turn onto Mountain Trail.