Directions to the VT Bear Film Festival
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From New York City, Hartford, CT, and All Points South
Take various routes that lead to New England; you are trying to get to I-91N in Connecticut; (I-95, Merritt Parkway and I-84 all bring you to 91N in Hartford.) Go north of Hartford on I-91; into Massachusetts to exit 28B (last exit in Mass.) continue with exit 28B directions below.
Take RT. 2 or Mass. Pike to I-91N to exit 28B (last exit in Mass.) continue with exit 28B directions below.
From Brattleboro, VT and All Points North
Take I-91S to exit 1. make a right at end of exit ramp onto RT.5 south. Go about 1.5 miles to Guilford Country Store and take a right onto Guilford Center Road. Go about 2 miles turn left onto Weatherhead Hollow Road (may not be a street sign. There's a huge field on your left. As soon as you turn you will go over a small bridge) go past the Guilford Fair Grounds, and past the Weather Head Hollow Pond both on your left, past the Keats Brook Road and Sweet Pond Road intersection, past the Franklin Farm buildings turn right onto Packers Corner Road. Continue with Packers Corner road directions below.
Make a right at the end of the exit ramp onto RT.10 and go about .6 miles into Bernardston, MA. Take a right onto Rt 5N. Go about 4 miles on Rt.5 to Keat's Brook Rd, turn left (there is a street sign and landmark, is a red house with porch at the beginning of Keat's Brook Rd) after 1.3 miles paved road turns to dirt, another 1.7 miles on dirt road turn left at the stop sign onto Weatherhead Hollow Road (Big meadow and farm on left.) then go for .3 miles, past farm buildings and turn right on Packer Corners Road.
Packer Corners Road
Go 1.6 miles which brings you to top of hill (row of 8 to 10 mailboxes on left) continue through intersection and down the other side of the hill for another .2 miles past Red house and buildings on your left, immediately after these red buildings take a left onto our road Kopkind Road - sign on tree, stay to the right and we are at the end, please follow registration and parking signs.