Best Route to Pine Island, NY from Bloomsburg, PA?

Discussion in 'Experienced Truckers' Advice' started by PE_T, Jan 14, 2020.

  1. PE_T

    PE_T Road Train Member

    I want to take I-84, but I am unsure about County Road 1 off of exit 4 in NY.


    I called the receiver, and they said CTY-1 allows trucks.
    Last edited: Jan 14, 2020
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  3. ibcalm19

    ibcalm19 Heavy Load Member

    Nov 30, 2015
    I just looked at the County Rd 1on Google satellite nothing to fancy about just an old county road. It looks pretty straight forward. I highlighted a few spots along the route. I would take it. All the best in your travels.
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  4. Bro_Dave

    Bro_Dave Medium Load Member

    Nov 5, 2013
    County Road 1 is named Pine Island Turnpike. That name tells me it would be ok for trucks. If it's not, there will be a sign near I-84 or US 6.
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  5. kemosabi49

    kemosabi49 Trucker Forum STAFF Staff Member

    Jan 13, 2013
    SW Arkansas
    I seen some roads in Pa and that area called Turnpikes and would not want to take a truck on some of them. They had turnpikes in this country in the late 1700s and I think some of those Pa roads were probably the same ones. lol
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  6. MACK E-6

    MACK E-6 Moderator Staff Member

    Sep 19, 2005
    Baltimore, MD
    CR 1 in NY looks like a good road.
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  7. booley

    booley Medium Load Member

    Feb 16, 2008
    I worked for a carpet distributor many many moons ago. I remember one of the other drivers who covered that area always complained when he had Pine Island on the truck...something about being in the middle of nowhere...I don't recall going there myself...
    I wouldn't worry about it if I were you, I'm sure the roads are much better nowadays;)
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  8. PE_T

    PE_T Road Train Member

    I just went through CTY-1, or a section of it. I accidentally went off route and ended up on NY-284. I was supposed to turn right and immediately turn left to stay on CTY-1. Worst part is that there is no turn-around there.

    Anyway, the roads were okay with lots of hills and curves. I was doing 30-45 through there.

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  9. JMon

    JMon Bobtail Member

    Nov 1, 2018
    Treasure Coast FL
    Beautiful downtown Westtown LoL.
    Sorry I didn't see this until now. I take it you made it?
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  10. Brandonpdx

    Brandonpdx Road Train Member

    Dec 27, 2007
    Elkhart, IN
    I used to bang around over in that area doing LTL. I thought 284 in NY had a truck restriction of some sort. (Been awhile.) There is a sign on 80 eastbound near the T/A exit in NJ warning about it.
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  11. PE_T

    PE_T Road Train Member

    There is a 10 ton restriction except for local deliveries. I accidentally made a wrong turn.
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