Map and Directions

The Pull is held on the banks of the Black River, just west of U.S. 31.

Map to Pull site

 

Shuttle Available for students

On Pull day, Hope College will provide a shuttle, free of charge, for all students wishing to watch the Pull. A shuttle will pick up students in front of the DeWitt Building by the flag pole starting at 2:30pm and will run continuously every 20-30 minutes until 6:30pm. The shuttle will drop students off at both the North and South side pull sites.

South Side

Take the Chicago Drive exit from US-31. Head west along Chicago Drive to the BP gas station (north side of road). Limited parking is available near the gas station.

North Side

From South of Holland

Take the Chicago Drive exit from US-31. Head east along Chicago Drive to the first light (Waverly Road, 120th Avenue). Turn Left, before the railroad tracks, on the left is the CSX access road. There is no parking on the access road. Limited parking may be available in the paved lots near the train tracks. By foot, travel approximately 1/2 mile down the access road to the Pull site.

From North of Holland

Take US-31 to the Lakewood Blvd exit. Heat east on Lakewood to the first light (Waverly Road, 120th Avenue). Turn right and go over the railroad tracks. Immediately upon crossing the railroad tracks you will see a CSX access road on your right. There is no parking on the access road. Limited parking may be available in the paved lots near the train tracks. By foot, travel approximately 1/2 mile down the access road to the Pull site.