Orange Turnpike, Orange Avenue, Lafayette Avenue, Nyack Turnpike, Alturas Road, East Central Avenue
Eastbound Views
Orange Turnpike changes designation from NY 17 to NY 59 just after crossing the New York Thruway (I-87).
Photos taken April 2016.
There is a bridge over the Port Jervis Line of the Metro-North Railroad.
Photo taken April 2016.
Torne Valley Road (CR 95) begins on the left.
Photos taken April 2016.
Orange Turnpike runs south to Suffern.
Photos taken April 2016.
Welcome to the Village of Suffern! Orange Turnpike changes names to become Orange Avenue.
Photo taken April 2016.
Orange Avenue passes under the New York Thruway (I-87/I-287), but there is no interchange. Immediately after the underpass, there is a traffic light at US 202. Turn left onto Wayne Avenue to go east on US 202. Straight ahead, westbound US 202 is multiplexed with eastbound NY 59.
Photos taken May 2014.
NY 59 is multiplexed with US 202 along Orange Avenue. After one block, NY 59 splits off to the east as Lafayette Avenue.
Lafayette Avenue runs east through Suffern as a two-lane undivided road.
Photos taken May 2014.
There is an Avon research facility on the left.
Photos taken May 2014.
There is a small bridge across the Mahwah River.
Photo taken May 2014.
Lafayette Avenue continues east as a two-lane undivided road.
Photos taken September 2018.
Hemion Road (CR 93) begins on the left at a traffic light.
Photos taken September 2018.
NY 59 continues east to Airmont.
Photos taken September 2018.
Welcome to the Village of Airmont! There is a traffic light at Airmont Road (CR 89). Turn left to go north or right to go south.
Photos taken September 2018.
NY 59 continues east to Tallman.
Photos taken September 2021.
Welcome to Tallman!
Photos taken September 2021.
There is a traffic light at CR 85. Turn left onto Spook Rock Road to go north. Turn right onto Cherry Lane to go south.
Photos taken September 2021.
NY 59 continues east as a two-lane undivided road.
Photos taken September 2021.
There is a traffic light at CR 81. Turn left onto College Road to go north. Turn right onto New County Road to go south.
Photos taken September 2021.
NY 59 continues east to Monsey.
Photos taken September 2021.
There is an overpass over the New York Thruway (I-87/I-287), but there is no interchange here.
Photo taken September 2021.
Welcome to Monsey!
Photos taken September 2021.
NY 306 begins on the left at a traffic light. Saddle River Road (CR 73) begins on the right.
Photos taken September 2021.
NY 59 continues east to Spring Valley.
Photos taken September 2021.
Welcome to the Village of Spring Valley!
Photos taken September 2021.
There is a traffic light at NY 45. Turn left to go north or right to go south.
Photos taken September 2021.
NY 59 continues east to Nanuet.
Photos taken September 2021.
In Nanuet, NY 59 widens to become a six-lane divided road. There is an interchange with the New York Thruway (I-87/I-287). Turn left at the first traffic light to go north or right for Forman Drive (CR 35A). Turn left at the third traffic light to go south.
Photos taken September 2021.
NY 59 continues east through Nanuet as a six-lane divided road.
Photos taken September 2021.
There is a traffic light at Middletown Road (CR 33). Turn left to go north or right to go south.
Photos taken September 2021.
NY 59 runs east as a six-lane divided road. Turn left onto College Avenue for access to West Nyack Road.
Photos taken August 2012.
There is an interchange with NY 304.
Photos taken August 2012.
There is an interchange with the Palisades Parkway.
Photos taken September 2021.
Welcome to West Nyack! NY 59 passes over Sickletown Road (CR 23) and Western Highway (CR 15), but there is no interchange with either.
Photos taken September 2021.
There is a grade-separated interchange with Palisades Center Drive.
Photos taken September 2021.
There is a grade-separated interchange with NY 303.
Photos taken September 2021.
Welcome to Central Nyack!
Photos taken September 2021.
There is a southbound entrance to the New York Thruway (I-87/I-287) on the left at this traffic light.
Photos taken September 2021.
Welcome to the Village of Nyack! NY 59 passes under the New York Thruway (I-87/I-287) and then ends at US 9W. There is a traffic light at the eastern terminus. Turn left to go north or turn right to go south. There is an entrance to the Thruway from US 9W one block north of here. Main Street is straight ahead.
Photos taken 2012-2021.

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