Where is Meadowmount?

Meadowmount is located in eastern up-state New York, in the Adirondack Park. We are about 300 miles north of New York City and 100 miles south of Montreal. See our Arrival and Departure information page for maps and directions.

How do I get from the airport to Meadowmount?

Students arriving via air should fly into the Burlington, Vermont Airport (BTV). Once we received your travel information, we will arrange for a taxi at the airport to take you to the Charlotte/Essex Ferry to cross Lake Champlain. Board the ferry and the school van will be waiting at the Essex, NY ferry dock for your arrival and bring you to school. All transportation fees are the responsibility of the student and/or family. Click HERE for more information. Do Not schedule flight arrivals to the airport after 7:00pm, or departures before 9am as there is no ferry service and Meadowmount will not provide transportation around the lake. Students arriving on days other then our posted arrival days will be charged a $5.00 shuttle fee.

How much will the taxi and ferry cost?

At the time of this posting the taxi is US$55.00. We do our best to have you share the ride with other students, so the number of students in the taxi can divide the cost. The Ferry is US$4.25 (cash only) per walk-on passenger.

How do I get from the bus terminal in Keene Valley, NY to Meadowmount?

Once we received your travel information, we will arrange for the school shuttle to pick you up at the “Noonmark Diner” (yes, the bus stop is a diner) in Keene Valley, NY. They have great soft serve, so enjoy an ice cream while you are there! Students arriving on days other then our posted arrival days will be charged a $5.00 shuttle fee.

How do I get from the train station in Westport to Meadowmount?

Once we received your travel information, we will arrange for the school shuttle to pick you up at the Westport Train Station. Students arriving on days other then our posted arrival days will be charged a $5.00 shuttle fee.

For departure, how do I get back to the ferry, airport, train or bus station?

Meadowmount will collect departure information two weeks prior to departure to schedule the school shuttle to take you to the bus, train or ferry. Those going on to the airport will have a taxi waiting for them when they depart the ferry. We do our best to group students so sharing the taxi is an option. All transportation fees are the responsibility of the student/family.