St. Andrew's School

350 Noxontown Road
Townsend, DE 19734

From Washington, DC:

  • Go east on Rt. 50 over the Chesapeake Bay Bridge until it intersects with Rt. 301. (Middletown is approximately 1 hour from the Bay Bridge).
  • Continue on 301 North into Delaware.
  • One half mile past 301 Hess Truck Stop you will come to a traffic light with a Lowes on the right; turn right at the light on to Rt. 299 East.
  • Continue on 299 through the center of Middletown.
  • At the fourth light take a right onto Silver Lake Road. Proceed until it ends at Noxontown Road.
  • Turn left on to Noxontown Road and follow it over the bridge and turn into the second entrance on the right into the gated Rodney Point Picnic Grounds.

A link to Google maps can be found here.

The drive is about 110 miles and can be done easily in 2.5 hours or less, depending on traffic and your speed.

A word of caution, there are frequent speed traps on 301 in Maryland after it splits with Rt. 50.

For those so inclined, there is a Starbucks on Rt. 299 just before you turn on to Silver Lake Road.