Directions from I 20 & Hwy 280
A GPS or Mapquest will get you close....but not always here...so please refer to these directions:
245 Lakeside Lane, Alpine, Al. 35014
We are located about 30 minutes off I-20, exit 165 Lincoln/Embry exit.
From I-20, Take CR 207 south.....
if coming from Atlanta turn left off the exit......if coming from Birmingham turn right off the exit.
Go approx 14-15 miles, about 20 minutes.
Along the way on 207 you will got straight at a 2 way stop (Chevron in front of you)..... go straight at a 4 way stop (Hepzibah Baptist Church in front of you). After the 4 way stop at the church you will cross a railroad track.
Then take the 1st road to the right, Glovers Ferry Road, CR 054.
Go approx 1.4 mile on Glovers Ferry Rd, CR 054.
Turn right onto PB Bryant Rd. ( Here, There will be signs advertising YMCA Camp Cosby and Logan Landing Campground.) Go approx 1.5 mile on PB Bryant Rd. (You will go past the entrance to the campground and go past a green wooden sign "YMCA Camp Cosby".)
** A note: every year during football season someone steals the street sign for PB Bryant Rd (Paul Bear Bryant Rd )..... they did it a bit early this year...it was gone before the games started !! It was finally replaced early November but who knows how long this one will stay ! So, look for the signs listed above directing you toward the YMCA and campground **
Turn left onto Lakeside Lane. (There is a street sign "Lakeside Lane".)
We are the 2nd driveway on the left. Our house is NOT at our mailbox. Go past our mailbox. You can't see our house till you start up the driveway. The driveway is on the LEFT, up a hill, gravel & concrete drive. Yellow & brown 2 story house on top of hill.
From Hwy 280 in Childersburg we are about 20 minutes.
In Childersburg on Hwy 280 at a stop light (Exxon on one side of 280 and Pizza Hut on other side) ,
turn onto AL-235/COOSA PINES DR.
If coming from Birmingham or Harpersville, Turn LEFT from Hwy 280
If coming from Montgomery, Auburn, Sylacauga, turn RIGHT from Hwy 280
Continue to follow AL-235, past Bowater Plant (hold your nose, it stinks BAD!!).
Turn LEFT onto AL-235/RENFROE RD. You will be turning toward Logan Martin Dam. A small store is here, Beaunit Grocery.
The road will change # along the way.
You will cross a railroad track , then not far on the right is Glover's Ferry Rd.
Turn RIGHT onto Glovers Ferry Rd.
You will come to the railroad track again (The road Y's at this point). Cross the railroad track & stay to the right (main road).
Turn LEFT onto PAUL BEAR BRYANT RD.
The sign will say P B Bryant Rd. (see above note in red print; the sign is missing) There will be signs advertising YMCA Camp Cosby and Logan Landing Campground....... go approx 1.5 miles on P B Bryant Rd. ( Do not turn into the gated entrance for the campground.)
(Keep going past the wooden sign on the right that says YMCA Camp Cosby.)
Turn LEFT onto LAKESIDE LN. (There IS a street sign here. )
We are the 2nd driveway the left on Lakeside Lane. (You will go PAST our mailbox.) Driveway starts gravel, then concrete. We are the only house on the left, you can't see the house till you start up the driveway. Yellow & brown 2 story house with decks on front, top & bottom.
This may not be the shortest miles from 280, but its only about 5-6 minutes difference from any other route that may have more turns.