SNOLAB Workshop V
August 21st & 22nd
(Sudbury, CANADA)

SNOLAB 2006 Website

Motivation and Topics
Registered Workshop Participants
View/Change Tour
Accomodations & Travel
Regional & Tourist

Workshop Location, Travel and Accomodation


The workshop will be held in the auditorium at the new SNOLAB surface facility building. This is at the SNOLAB site at INCO's Creighton mine #9 shaft in Lively near Sudbury. See the following map "Directions to SNO" for directions to the SNO site. Also see "Directions to SNO from airport". Please be sure to very strictly obey traffic signs while on INCO property (eg. stop signs and speed limits).

Shuttle Service from Hotels

We are arranging bus transportation between the recommended hotels and the SNOLAB site. Following is a preliminary schedule:

Mon and Tue (21 & 22 Aug):
8:00am Depart Travelodge Hotel

Monday and Tuesday:
5:15pm Depart SNOLAB site
5:45-6pm Drop off at Hotel

We will also arrange for transportation from the Travelodge to the banquet location on Monday evening.


We have arranged a block reservation at the Travelodge Hotel for SNOLAB Workshop participants. The rate is $81 CDN (+ taxes) or $123 CDN (+ taxes) for a double suite. A reservation must be made before August 1st. Please see the reservation brochure.

The contact information for the Travelodge Hotel is:

Travelodge Hotel
1401 Paris Street, Sudbury
Tel: (705) 522-1100 or 1-800-578-7878

In addition, other nearby hotels are:

Holiday Inn Sudbury Hotels
1696 Regent Street, Sudbury
Tel: (705) 522-3000

Howard-Johnson Plaza Hotel
50 Brady Street, Sudbury
Tel: (705) 675-5602 or 1-800-461-1144

Quality Inn
390 Elgin Street, Sudbury
Tel: (705) 675-1273 or 1-800-461-1120

Travelway Inn
1200 Paris Street, Sudbury
Tel: (705) 522-1122 or 1-800-461-4883


Travel to Sudbury, Canada, is arranged by the participants. Sudbury has a local airport (Sudbury Airport YSB), where rental cars or taxis are available for transport to hotels. Travelers may also choose to rent a car from Toronto Airport and drive approximately 4.5 hours to Sudbury.

A minibus will provide transport from the above arranged hotels to the workshop site according to a schedule to be posted on the website and announced at the workshop.

You can get city maps and regional maps, such as these (map1 and map2), from Mapquest.

Meals and Restaurants

Coffee service and lunches are planned and will be included in the registration fee. Also a banquet dinner is planned - check back for more information soon. Other meals can be arranged by participants at hotels and local restaurants. Here is a list of Sudbury restaurants, pubs and night clubs. Maps and suggested restaurants will be posted on this website and made available at the workshop.