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
See the following map
"Directions to SNO"
for directions to the SNO site.
"Directions to SNO from airport"
Please be sure to very strictly
obey traffic signs while on INCO property (eg. stop signs and speed
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:
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
390 Elgin Street, Sudbury
Tel: (705) 675-1273 or 1-800-461-1120
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
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
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.