ECCAD 2008 TRAVEL and Accomodation

Hotel RESERVATIONS

Conference Hotel: NCTC

Phone: 877.706.6282 or 304.876.7900

ECCAD 2008 is going to be held in National Conservation and Training Center (NCTC), which is a couple of miles away from Shepherd University campus. We have reserved conference facilities and 60 hotel rooms in NCTC campus.

For out-of-town participants, please call NCTC Hotel Reservations at 877.706.6282 or 304.876.7900 to confirm your lodging room. Please mention ECCAD 2008 when you are calling. For local participants who plan to arrive in the early morning of May 10, 2008, please go to http://training.fws.gov/meet/gettinghere.htm to see how to arrive NCTC.

Others

Other lodging facilities are also available, including the following in-town hotel lists.

Nearby cities are Martinsburg, WV and Hagerstown, MD, in which you can also find hotel rooms which may fit you better.

For information about visiting our historical Shepherdstown, please visit http://www.shepherdstownvisitorscenter.com/.

DIRECTIONS TO SHEPHERD UNIVERSITY

Shepherdstown is situated in eastern West Virginia, convenient to Washington, D.C., and to many nearby cities in West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, and Pennsylvania. If you're driving, here are some of the most frequently used routes to the campus.

From the North or South
Follow Interstate 81 to Martinsburg, West Virginia, and take Exit 16 East (Route 9 East) into Martinsburg. Turn left onto Route 45 East, and follow Route 45 into Shepherdstown. Proceed through the four-way stop sign.

From the West
Follow Interstate 70 East to Hagerstown, Maryland. In Hagerstown follow Interstate 81 South to Martinsburg, West Virginia, and take Exit 16 East (Route 9 East) into Martinsburg. Turn left onto Route 45 East, and follow Route 45 into Shepherdstown. Proceed through the four-way stop sign.

From the East
Follow Interstate 70 or 270 West from Baltimore, Maryland or Washington, D.C., to Frederick, Maryland, and take Exit 49 (alternate Route 40 West). Follow Alternate Route 40 through Middletown to Boonsboro, Maryland. In Boonsboro turn left onto Route 34, and follow Route 34 through Sharpsburg across the Potomac River into Shepherdstown. Turn left at the four-way stop sign onto Route 45 (German Street).

Contact

For inquiries, please send your email to Weidong Liao at wliao@shepherd.edu or Reza Mirdamadi at rmirdama@shepherd.edu.