Directions

From UNH to Jackson Estuarine Laboratory

  1. Proceed south on Main Street through the center of Durham staying in the right lane.
  2. Continue past the Post Office on the left and the Community Church on the right.
  3. Get into the right lane approaching the traffic signal and take Rt 108 toward Newmarket for about 1/2 mile.
  4. Turn left onto Durham Point Road. Drive 3.8 miles.
  5. Turn left onto Adams Point Road through a chain link fence/gate that has a sign “Jackson Estuarine Laboratory” on it.
  6. Drive slowly on Adams Point Road for one mile into the parking lot. Traffic travels both directions on this curvy, hilly, one lane road.

From the Portsmouth, NH traffic circle to Jackson Estuarine Laboratory

  1. Take the "Durham/Dover/Concord" exit onto the Spaulding Turnpike off the Portsmouth traffic circle.
  2. Proceed about 3 miles past Pease International Trade Port on left, Fox Run Mall on right, and over a high-rise bridge; get into right lane.
  3. Take exit 6W ("Rt 4 to 202 W" and "Durham/Concord") onto Rt 4 west.
  4. Continue on Rt 4 west for about 4 miles and take "Durham/Newmarket" exit (Rt. 108) on right.
  5. At end of exit ramp, turn left onto Rt. 108 and continue for about 1 mile to traffic signal.
  6. Turn left at the signal onto Rt 108 toward Newmarket and proceed for about 1/2 mile.
  7. Turn left onto Durham Point Road. Drive 3.8 miles.
  8. Turn left onto Adams Point Road through a chain link fence/gate that has a sign “Jackson Estuarine Laboratory” on it.
  9. Drive slowly on Adams Point Road for one mile into the parking lot. Traffic travels in both directions on this curvy, hilly, one lane road.

From Concord, NH to Jackson Estuarine Laboratory

  1. From Concord, take Rt 4 east to the Durham/Lee area; about 25 miles
  2. Continue on Rt 4 through the Lee traffic circle where Rts 4 and 125 intersect for about 2 miles to the exit for "Fish & Game Region 3" and "University of New Hampshire".
  3. Turn right at the end of the exit ramp. Stay on this road which turns into Main Street. Continue through the UNH campus and the small town of Durham. Stay in the right lane.
  4. Continue past the Post Office on the left and the Community Church on the right.
  5. Get into the right lane approaching the traffic signal and take Rt 108 toward Newmarket for about 1/2 mile.
  6. Turn left onto Durham Point Road. Drive 3.8 miles.
  7. Turn left onto Adams Point Road through a chain link fence/gate that has a sign “Jackson Estuarine Laboratory” on it.
  8. Drive slowly on Adams Point Road for one mile into the parking lot. Traffic travels in both directions on this curvy, hilly, one lane road.

From Manchester, NH to Jackson Estuarine Laboratory

  1. Take Rt 101 east to Exeter and follow signs, merging to left onto Rt 108; about 25 miles.
  2. Proceed north on Rt 108 to Newmarket; about 8 miles.
  3. Drive through the center of Newmarket past the library on your left and over a small bridge. Turn right onto Bay Road just past the bridge.
  4. Stay on Bay Road/Durham Point Road (name changes after about 2 miles) for 4 miles.
  5. Turn right onto Adams Point Road through a chain link fence/gate that has a sign “Jackson Estuarine Laboratory” on it.
  6. Drive slowly on Adams Point Road for one mile into the parking lot. Traffic travels in both directions on this curvy, hilly, one lane road.

Take Rt 108 from the center of Newmarket past the library on your left and over a small bridge.

  1. Turn right onto Bay Road just past the bridge.
  2. Stay on Bay Road/Durham Point Road (name changes after about 2 miles) for 4 miles.
  3. Turn right onto Adams Point Road through a chain link fence/gate that has a sign “Jackson Estuarine Laboratory” on it.
  4. Drive slowly on Adams Point Road for one mile into the parking lot. Traffic travels in both directions on this curvy, hilly, one lane road.

From Maine on Rt. 95 to Jackson Estuarine Laboratory

  1. Approaching Portsmouth on I-95 south, take exit 5 "Portsmouth/Dover" and "Durham/Concord" onto the Spaulding Turnpike north.
  2. Proceed a few miles past Pease International Trade Port on left, Fox Run Mall on right, and over a high-rise bridge; get into right lane.
  3. Take exit 6W ("Rt 4 to 202 W" and "Durham/Concord") onto Rt 4 west.
  4. Continue on Rt 4 west for about 4 miles and take "Durham/Newmarket" exit (Rt. 108) on right.
  5. At end of exit ramp, turn left onto Rt. 108 and continue for about 1 mile to traffic signal.
  6. Turn left at the signal onto Rt 108 toward Newmarket and proceed for about 1/2 mile.
  7. Turn left onto Durham Point Road. Drive 3.8 miles.
  8. Turn left onto Adams Point Road through a chain link fence/gate that has a sign “Jackson Estuarine Laboratory” on it.
  9. Drive slowly on Adams Point Road for one mile into the parking lot. Traffic travels in both directions on this curvy, hilly, one lane road.

From Massachusetts on Rt. 95 to Jackson Estuarine Laboratory

  1. Approaching Portsmouth on I-95, move into left lanes and follow signs "NH Lakes" and "White Mountains". This becomes Spaulding Turnpike north.
  2. Continue north past Pease International Trade Port on left and Fox Run Mall on right.
  3. After crossing the high-rise bridge (about 2 miles from I-95), get into right lane and take exit 6W (with sign indicating to "Durham" and "UNH") to the right which becomes Rt 4 west.
  4. Continue on Rt 4 west for about 4 miles and take "Durham/Newmarket" exit (Rt. 108) on right.
  5. At end of exit ramp, turn left onto Rt. 108 and continue for about 1 mile to traffic signal.
  6. Turn left at the signal onto Rt 108 toward Newmarket and proceed for about 1/2 mile.
  7. Turn left onto Durham Point Road. Drive 3.8 miles.
  8. Turn left onto Adams Point Road through a chain link fence/gate that has a sign “Jackson Estuarine Laboratory” on it.
  9. Drive slowly on Adams Point Road for one mile into the parking lot. Traffic travels in both directions on this curvy, hilly, one lane road.