Southern Tier Expressway, Quickway, Averell Avenue, Orange Turnpike
Eastbound/Southbound Views
Welcome to Rockland County and the Village of Sloatsburg!
Photos taken April 2016.
Turn left at this traffic light for Seven Lakes Drive.
Photos taken April 2016.
Orange Turnpike continues south through Sloatsburg.
Photos taken April 2016.
There is a grade-separated interchange with Sterling Mine Road (CR 72), which begins here. The route number is not signed when travelling in this direction.
Photo taken April 2016.
There is an entrance to the New York Thruway (I-87) south. The signage directs motorists following NY 17 to get on the Thruway and take it for one exit to NJ 17, although NY 17 actually continues straight ahead.
Photos taken April 2016.
There is an entrance to the New York Thruway (I-87) north.
Photos taken April 2016.
Orange Turnpike changes designation from NY 17 to NY 59. Turn right here to stay on NY 17.
Photos taken April 2016.
There is an entrance to the New York Thruway (I-87) southbound on the left. The signage directs motorists following NY 17 to get on the Thruway and take it for one exit to NJ 17, although NY 17 actually continues straight ahead.
Photos taken April 2016.
The southernmost section of NY 17 is a two-lane divided road. It has no name and the route number is unsigned.
Photos taken April 2016.
There is a turnaround to go back north, and then NY 17 turns into a ramp onto Middlesex Freeway (I-287), merging in at the New York-New Jersey state line, where NY 17 becomes NJ 17. The northbound side of this section of NY 17 can only be reached using the turnaround.
Photos taken April 2016.
South to New Jersey

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