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Black Rock Retreat is located on PA State Route 472, approx. 4.5 miles south of the town of Quarryville, PA and approx. 8.5 miles north of the town of Oxford, PA. We have a private entrance off of Route 472 that is marked with a fairly large sign, which is lighted in the evening.

For MapQuest or GPS use, our street address is 1345 Kirkwood Pike, Quarryville, PA, 17566. If you need help while on the road, call us at 800-858-9299 and we will assist you in reaching our property. We do not recommend that you use Google Maps to find us because it occasionally adds unneeded turns to the directions.

From Philadelphia via I-95 and US Route 1:

Exit I-95 South after Chester, PA at Route 322 West. Travel north for approximately 7.5 miles until you reach the intersection of US Route 1. Travel south on US Route 1 for approximately 26 miles until you reach the exit for Route 472 (Quarryville/Oxford exit). Turn right onto Route 472 and travel north approximately 8.5 miles. Black Rock Retreat is located on the right side of the road approximately 2 miles after the small town of Kirkwood, PA.

From Philadelphia via the PA Turnpike West:

Exit the turnpike at exit #326 (Valley Forge/King of Prussia). Almost immediately get on Route 202 south. Travel on this road until you reach US Route I south. Travel approximately 26 miles on Route 1 south until you reach the exit for Route 472 (Quarryville/Oxford exit). Turn right onto Route 472 and travel north approximately 8.5 miles. Black Rock Retreat is located on the right side of the road approximately 2 miles after the small town of Kirkwood, PA.

From Harrisburg via the PA Turnpike East:

Exit the turnpike at exit #19 (Harrisburg). From the tollbooth take right hand ramp. Take Route 283 east to Lancaster, PA. Exit Route 283 at Route 72 (Manheim Pike). Travel on Route 72 south until it merges with Route 222 south (Prince Street). Travel on Route 222 through the town of Lancaster and continue on Route 222 south all the way to the town of Quarryville. (Watch the left turn that Route 222 south makes after the Willow Valley Resort, south of Lancaster). When in Quarryville, make a left at the first light (there will be a Turkey Hill store on your left) onto Route 372 east (State Street) and travel approximately .7 miles. Turn right onto Route 472 south. Travel approximately 4.5 miles, and Black Rock Retreat will be on your left. (Do not try to find us on Black Rock Road. We do not have an entrance on this road.)

From Baltimore via I-95 and US Route 1:

Exit I-95 in Maryland at Route 272 (Exit 100). Travel north on Route 272, until the intersection of US Route 1. Travel north on US Route 1. Get off at Route 472 (Oxford, PA exit). Turn left onto Route 472 and travel north approximately 8.5 miles. Black Rock Retreat is located on the right side of the road approximately 2 miles after the small town of Kirkwood, PA.

From Wilmington Delaware:

Take Route 141 or 48 to Route 41 North. Continue on Route 41 North until it intersects with Route 1. Take Route 1 South and get off at the fifth exit (Route 472). Turn right and go north on Route 472 for approximately 8.5 miles. Black Rock Retreat is located on right side of road approximately 2 miles after the small town of Kirkwood, PA.

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1345 Kirkwood Pike · Quarryville, PA 17566
Phone: 800-858-9299 · Fax: 717-786-6022