People's Music Network

for Songs of Freedom and Struggle

2017 SG Directions, Transportation, and Rides

PMN Summer Gathering – June 2-4, 2017

Camp Kinderland, 1543 Colebrook River Road, Tolland, MA 01034

Click for google map directions to the camp.

TRAIN: The closest train stop to the Camp is the Amtrak Station in Springfield, MA, which is 49 minutes from the camp (See driving directions). PMN will do our best to coordinate rides from the train station. If you need a ride from the Train Station, contact Ride Sharing Coordinator (below).

RIDE SHARING: If you’re interested in ride-sharing, please check the box on the registration form for ride sharing opportunities under “Transportation”, or contact the Ride Sharing Coordinator, Ben Grosscup,, 413-658-5374.

Directions by car from New York area: Interstate 684 North into Route 84 (towards Danbury). Follow 84 to Exit 20 (Waterbury/left hand exit.) Take Route 8 North. (Route 8 as an expressway ends at Winsted, CT., but it continues as a highway.) At end of expressway section of Route 8, turn right and continue on smaller Route 8 North approximately 15 miles until intersection with Mass. Route 57 at New Boston (Sandisfield). Take right turn up steep hill onto route 57; continue 4 miles to Colebrook River road (marked by Marie Whitney’s Antiques, Twin Brook Campground sign, small Camp Kinderland sign). Turn right onto Colebrook River Road for exactly 3 miles to Kinderland sign on left. Turn left onto camp road.

You may also take the Hutchinson River Parkway to the Merrit Parkway to Exit 52-Route 8 North. Follow directions above from Route 8.

Directions by car form Massachusetts area: I-91 through Springfield to Exit #3 (to Westfield). Follow signs for route 202 west through Westfield and into Southwick. In Southwick, turn right onto route 57 west and follow it for 15 miles. Just after Tolland General Store, which is on the right-hand side of the road, look for Colebrook River Road on left. Colebrook is marked by signs for Marie Whitney’s Antiques, Twin Brook Campground. Turn left onto Colebrook River Road, stay on exactly 3 miles to Kinderland sign.

Map of Camp Kinderland