By Car

From NYC & North Jersey (2 1/2 hrs)
Take Rt. 17W toward Binghamton to Hancock. Exit 87a.

From North Jersey, North East PA & South West New York (1 - 2 hrs)
Take Rt. 97 N toward Hancock. This route is designated as The Scenic Byway.

From Boston & NE (3-6 hrs)
Take Rt. 84S to 17W in New York State to Hancock at Exit 87a or Exit 87.

From Scranton (1 hr)
Take Rt. 81N to Rt. 374 (Elk Mountain - exit 63). Take Rt. 374E to Rt. 171N.
Take Rt. 171N to Rt. 370E to Rt. 191N and follow until you see the bridge going into Hancock, NY (about 1/2 mi).

From Philadelphia area (3 hrs)
Take N.E. ext. of PA Turnpike to Rt. 81 above Scranton, PA. Follow directions from Scranton above.

From Central or Western PA
Take Rt. 80E to 81N to Scranton. Follow directions from Scranton above.

From Baltimore/Washington DC area (4-5 hrs)
Take I-95 to Rt. 476 in Philadelphia to N.E ext. of PA Turnpike to Rt. 81N at Scranton. Follow directions from Scranton.

By Air

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport (AVA)
Avoca PA (65 minutes to Hancock)

Greater Binghamton Airport (BGM) -
Edwin A Link Field - Binghamton, NY (45 minutes to Hancock)

Directions to Individual Cabins


Directions to Mountain Top Cabin:
The road up the mountain to the mountain cabins is a little rough but any vehicle will be able to drive up at a slower pace. It is about a one-mile drive from the bottom of the mountain to where your cabin is located. Once you are there the view is amazing.


(From New York) Take NY Thruway to 17 West to Exit 87A. Take Left off Exit, Take the first road to your right (Lower Cadosia Road). About 1/4 mile down Lower Cadosia Road, take the left at Bass’ Mountain Cabins Sign. Go to the top of the mountain (9/10 mile). The first cabin you come to is #3. Cabin #4 is located straight up the road beyond #3. To get to cabins #1 and #2 take a left by cabin #3. Cabin #1 is on the right and #2 is on the left.


Physical Addresses:
Mountaintop Cabin #1- 1067 Bass Mountain Road, Hancock, NY 13783
Mountaintop Cabin #2- 1065 Bass Mountain Road, Hancock, NY 13783
Mountaintop Cabin #3- 1090 Bass Mountain Road, Hancock, NY 13783
Mountaintop Cabin #4- 1182 Bass Mountain Road, Hancock, NY 13783
 

Directions to Golf Course Cabin:
(From New York) Take I-87 North to 17 West via Exit 16. Then take exit 87a. Take a left off the exit and go about 1 mile into town. You will make a left on to Route 97 South, just before the Valero gas station. Take 97 South 8 miles and on your left you will come to Newman Road and you will see a sign, which reads French Woods Golf & Country Club. CABINS 1 and 2: Make a left onto the road by sign called Newman Road. Go about ¼ mile and on the right you will see two cabins; the first is #1 and the second is #2. CABINS 3-9: Stay on 97 past the sign about ¼ mile and you will see two cabins on your left with a sign on the pole for #3 and #4. Turn left there for Cabins #3 and #4. 500 ft past that on Rt 97, you will see a sign on the pole to your left for Cabins #5-#10. Turn left at the pole. Cabin #5 is the first cabin to your left. Continue straight up the hill for cabins #6-#9, and follow the signs to your cabin number.

Physical Addresses:
French Woods Golf Course Club House- 17440 State Highway 97, Hancock, NY 13783
Golf Course Cabin #1- 2127 Newman Road, Hancock, NY 13783
Golf Course Cabin #2- 2107 Newman Road, Hancock, NY 13783
Golf Course Cabin #3- 16926 State Highway 97, Hancock, NY 13783
Golf Course Cabin #4- 16928 State Highway 97, Hancock, NY 13783
Golf Course Cabin #5- 9 Ella Road, Hancock, NY 13783
Golf Course Cabin #6- 131 Ella Road, Hancock, NY 13783
Golf Course Cabin #7- 7 Evans Way, Hancock, NY 13783
Golf Course Cabin #8- 29 Evans Way, Hancock, NY 13783
Golf Course Cabin #9- 87 Evans Way, Hancock, NY 13783