TRAVELER'S GUIDE: 
Northeastern Research Station, USDA Forest Service,
359, Main Rd. Delaware, Ohio 43015
Ph: 740-368-0140; Fax: 740-368-0152

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BY AIR:

The closest airport is in Columbus. There is no limo or bus service to Delaware from the airport. The rental car desks are next to baggage claim. When leaving the airport, follow signs to I-670 and I-270 and signs to Cleveland. On I-270, go past the Cleveland (I-71) exit to the next exit: US 23 and Delaware. Go North about 18 miles, past the City of Delaware. After you pass the signal at Coover Rd, look for railroad bridge and turn right on Main Road (SAFETY TIP: Switch your turn signal ON a little after you spot the railroad bridge after passing Coover Rd. Main Rd comes immediately after you pass the railroad bridge). Continue on Main Rd - after you pass a bridge, turn left at the top of the hill.

BY CAR
From the North, follow I-71 to routes 36 and 37 (Delaware exit). Follow signs for route 37 until it meets US 23 in Delaware. Go North. After you pass the signal at Coover Rd, look for railroad bridge and turn right on Main Road (SAFETY TIP: Switch your turn signal ON a little after you spot the railroad bridge after passing Coover Rd. Main Rd comes immediately after you pass the railroad bridge). Continue on Main Rd - after you pass a bridge, turn left at the top of the hill.

From the South, follow I-71 to I-270 north of Columbus. Go West on I-270 to the first exit marked US 23 and Delaware. Go North about 18 miles, past the City of Delaware. After you pass the signal at Coover Rd, look for railroad bridge and turn right on Main Road (SAFETY TIP: Switch your turn signal ON a little after you spot the railroad bridge after passing Coover Rd. Main Rd comes immediately after you pass the railroad bridge). Just after passing under a railroad bridge, turn right on Main Road. Continue on Main Rd - after you pass a bridge, turn left at the top of the hill.

From the West, follow I-70 to Route 42 (Plain City) just west of Columbus. Go North on 42 to US 23N, just South of Delaware. Continue on 23 N. After you pass the signal at Coover Rd, look for railroad bridge and turn right on Main Road (SAFETY TIP: Switch your turn signal ON a little after you spot the railroad bridge after passing Coover Rd. Main Rd comes immediately after you pass the railroad bridge). Continue on Main Rd - after you pass a bridge, turn left at the top of the hill.

From the East, follow I-70 to I-270 (Cleveland) just east of Columbus. Go North on I-270. Go past the Cleveland (I-71) exit to the next exit: US 23 and Delaware. Go North about 18 miles, past the City of Delaware. After you pass the signal at Coover Rd, look for railroad bridge and turn right on Main Road (SAFETY TIP: Switch your turn signal ON a little after you spot the railroad bridge after passing Coover Rd. Main Rd comes immediately after you pass the railroad bridge). Continue on Main Rd - after you pass a bridge, turn left at the top of the hill.

Visitors' parking is in the front. Handicap parking is available both in front and in back.

MOTELS and HOTELS

SUPER 8 TRAVEL LODGE THE DELAWARE HOTEL AMERIHOST INN
US 23 

1251 Columbus Pike 

Delaware, OH 43015 

(740)-363-8869 

South side of Delaware (7.3 miles from lab)

US 23 

Delaware, OH 43015 

(740)-369-4421 
 

North side of Delaware (about 3 miles from lab) - inexpensive - but not too good

351 S. Sandusky 

Delaware, OH 43015 

(740)-363-1262 
 

Downtown Delaware (about 5 miles from lab)

1720 Columbus Pike 

Delaware, OH 43015 

(740)-363-3510 
 

South side of Delaware (7.3 miles from lab)


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