Fort Drum is located in northern New York's picturesque North Country. It is approximately 30 miles from Canada, with the Great Lakes to the west, the Adirondack Mountains to the east, and the Saint Lawrence River and Thousand Islands to the north.
From the west: Interstate 81 Exit 48A, Merge onto I-781. This is a direct route to the Fort Drum North Gate.
From the east (Plattsburgh, N.Y.): Take NYS Route 190 / Military Turnpike to NYS Route 374 West to NYS Route 3 south. Follow Route 3S to NYS Route 3A. Follow signs to Fort Drum