Directions to the AiS Challenge Expo and Awards Ceremony in Los Alamos
Participants are encouraged to approach Los Alamos from the East via NM 502.
The directions below will guide you the rest of the way.
Participants Arriving Sunday Evening: To reach the Los Alamos Inn,
or the Best Western Hilltop House Hotel,
continue on NM 502 (towards Los Alamos) at the NM 502 / NM 4 junction. The
Hilltop House Hotel is the building you see directly in front of you when
you first get into town (see map below). The Los Alamos Inn is a bit further down the road on the left-hand side (see map below).
To reach the Expo Monday morning, leave the hotel and head West on Trinity
Drive (towards the mountains). Continue on Trinity, and take a left upon
reaching the intersection with Diamond Drive. Follow Diamond Drive over the
bridge, and take a right at the stoplight onto West Jemez Road. At the next
stoplight (just past the fire station), turn right and head into the parking
area immediately behind the fire station (see map below). Don't forget your parking permit!
Participants arriving Monday Morning: To reach the Awards Expo,
continue on NM 4 (towards White Rock) at the NM 502 / NM 4 junction. Continue
on NM 4 until the first stop light. Turn right here onto East Jemez Road
(the truck route). Continue on East Jemez Road through the Diamond Drive
intersection and turn right at the signal just past the fire station. Head
into the parking area immediately behind the fire station (see map above). Don't forget your parking permit!
Activities will take place in rooms 203 of the Research Park
Building at the Los Alamos Research Park.
Visitors arriving Tuesday morning:
By 9:00 on Tuesday morning, parking will probably not be available in the
parking lot next to the PAC (Physics Analytical Center) Auditorium so park
at the Research Park parking lot, walk to the south east corner of
the Research Park and catch a ride on the LA Bus shuttle to the PAC Auditorium.
After the Awards Ceremony, a shuttle will take everyone back to the
Otowi Cafeteria for lunch and you can walk back to your vehicle after