Friday, September 21, 2007

driving directions

Adrian:785 Riverside, Adrian Ath. Office (517) 263-3213

US-12 West (through Saline & Clinton), to M-52 South turn left. Follow 52 south into Adrian. Turn Right on Sienna Heights to Bent Oak. Right on Bent Oak to
Riverside. Left on Riverside, school is on the left.

(Approx. 1 hour.)

Dexter Community Pool:3060 Kensington, Dexter Ath. Office (734) 424-4170

Take I-94 west to Baker Road. Watch for Bates Elementary School on your right side, just past Dan Hoey Road. Just past Bates School is a driveway. Turn right into the driveway, follow the driveway up the hill to Wylie School, Dexter Community Pool, and the pool parking lot.

You can also take Ann Arbor-Dexter Road. Just before downtown Dexter, you will see Mill Creek Middle School on your left hand side. Just past the school, turn left onto Kensington Road. This will take you to the back of Wylie School (now the community center), to the pool parking lot.

(Approx. 20 min.)

Chelsea -- pool is at Beach Middle School, NOT at the high school:

Take I-94 West to Fletcher Road Exit (#162). Turn right at stop sign (Old US-12). Follow Old US 12 (stay on paved road) to the stoplight at Freer, and turn right. Take Freer Road to Mayer Drive, and turn left. School is on the right. Park in the first lot you come to, if there's space, then walk a bit farther north (same direction you were driving on Mayer) to the pool.

(Approx. 25 min.)

East Grand Rapids: 2211 Lake Drive SE Ath. Office (616) 235-7593

Take US-23 North to I-96 West. 40A, Cascade Road west. Almost immediately, turn left on East Paris. Before long, turn right on Lake Drive, follow to school.

The trip takes about two hours. There isn't much parking, so leave a little time to find a place on a nearby street if the parking lots are full.

EMU Jones Natatorium

Take Washtenaw Avenue east to Oakwood (traffic signal just before the water tower). Turn left on Oakwood and proceed to the parking garage on the east (right) side of the street at the bottom of the hill. The pool is east of the parking garage, walk up the hill and enter on the east side of the building.

The parking structure is the yellow square marked D, sort of in the middle of this map, just east of Oakwood. The pool is #31 in the batch of gray things just east of the D parking lot. You have to enter from the east side of the building.

(Approx. 25 min.)

Grosse Pointe North High School -- 707 Vernier Road, Grosse Pointe, MI

From Ann Arbor, take I-94 east, through downtown Detroit. Exit at Vernier Road (this exit is south of I-696). Go right (east) on Vernier. Go past two stoplights. The high school is on the right side of the road, approximately 2 miles from I-94.

(Approx. 1 hour 15 min.)

Holt High School

From Ann Arbor, take I-94 west toward Jackson. Take US127 North to the Holt Road exit (this is south of I-96). Turn left (west) on Holt Road, go approximately 5 miles (through the downtown area). Turn left on Kahres Road. The school's address is 5885 West Holt Road, access to the school entrance is off Kahres Road.

Cereal Bowl Relays -- Kellogg Community College:

From Ann Arbor, I-94 West to Battle Creek. Exit at 11 mile road and turn right. Go north to Verona Road and turn left. Verona becomes Emmett. Turn right onto North Avenue. Parking lot is on the right.

(Approx. 1 hour 15 min.)

Plymouth-Salem Invitational -- Plymouth Salem High School: 46181 Joy Road, Plymouth

Take M-14 east to the Beck Road exit. At the stop sign, turn right.

Proceed to Joy Road, turn left.

The Plymouth High Schools are on the right side of the road.

The pool is in the northeast corner of the high school that is closest to Joy Road.

(Approx. 30 min)

Royal Oak Dondero High School:709 N. Washington Ave., Royal Oak, MI
M-14 East to I-275 North to 1-696 East towards Port Huron. Take exit 16\ toward M-1/Woodward Ave/Main St/Detroit Zoo. Turn slight left onto W 10 Mile Road. Turn Left onto Woodward Ave. Turn Slight right onto S. Washington Ave. School is on the left.

(Approx. 1 hour 15 min)

Livonia Stevenson (33500 6 Mile Road):

Take 14 east (past I-275) to Newburgh.

Turn left on Newburgh to 6 Mile.

The school is on the north side of the street between Neuburgh and Farmington.

The pool is on the west side of the building, sort of near the back, but
spectators go in sort of nearer the middle of the building.

Saline 1300 Campus Parkway, Saline Ath. Office (734) 429-8054:

Ann Arbor Saline road south to Maple, turn left. Left on Woodland, Right on Industrial, Left on Campus Parkway.

(Approx. 20 min.)

Skyline- 2552 N. Maple, Ann Arbor Ath. Office (734) 994-6515

Stadium Blvd. West until it becomes Maple. School is on the right.

(Approx. 10 min.)

South Lyon 1000 N. Lafayette St. Ath. Office (248) 573-8150

Pontiac Trail north to 11 mile road. Pontiac Trail becomes Lafayette. School is on the right, on the corner of Lafayette and 11 mile Road.

(Approx. 25 min)

Tecumseh Community Pool (307 N. Maumee St.):

Take US 23 south to US 12.

Turn west on US 12.

Turn south on Tecumseh/Clinton Rd. Continue on this road, though it may bend and change names....

Turn left onto Herrick Park Dr. (by Frosty Boy).

Turn right on Maumee St. at stop sign, pool is on your right.

Toledo St. Francis High School: 2323 W. Bancroft, Toledo, Ohio

US-23 South to I-475 to the north side of Toledo. Go to Exit 17 -Secor Road and turn Right. Turn Left on Bancroft Road, head east approx. 2 miles, school is on the right.

(Approx. 1 hour)

Trenton: 2601 Charlton Road, Trenton -- Ath. Office (734) 692-4530

I-94 East to I-275 South. Exit 13- Sibley Road and turn LEFT. Turn RIGHT on Allen Road. Turn LEFT on King Road. Turn RIGHT on Westfield. Turn LEFT on Charleton.
Continue Straight to West Road and turn LEFT. Go one block and turn LEFT at the light- park in the teachers parking lot.

(Approx. 45 min.?)

Waterford Kettering: 2800 Kettering Drive -- (248) 673-1261

US 23 North
M59 East
Left on Airport Road
Right on Hatchery Road
School is on the left on Kettering Drive

(Approx. 1 hour)