Directions to Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve
Beechwood Farms Nature Reserve, home to the Audubon Society of Western Pennsylvania, is located in Fox Chapel, a northern suburb of Pittsburgh. It is only a few minutes from Hartwood Acres. Our street address is 614 Dorseyville Road, Pittsburgh, PA. Plug it into your favorite map website.
From Pittsburgh: Take Route 28 North from downtown Pittsburgh. Take exit 5B, Route 8 North/Butler. At the first traffic light, turn right onto Kittaning Road. Continue up Kittaning Road for 4.5 miles - it will become Dorseyville Road without any notification. Beechwood will be on your left.
From North and West: From the Pennsylvania Turnpike Exit 39 (Butler), take Route 8 South for 3 miles, toward Pittsburgh. At the intersection of Harts Run Road and Route 8, take a left. Follow Harts Run Road approximately 3.7 miles until it dead ends into Dorseyville Road. Turn right on Dorseyville Road and proceed 1/8 of a mile to Beechwood, on your right.
From the East: Take Pennsylvania Turnpike exit 48 (New Kensington/Pittsburgh). Bear right at the exit to go south on Freeport Road. Proceed 1.0 miles and turn right at a traffic light onto Guys Run Road and proceed 4.1 miles. (During this stretch, Guys Run Road will become Fox Chapel Road/Green Belt at a Y; bear slight right at the Y.) Fox Chapel Road ends at a T into Dorseyville Road. Take a left onto Dorseyville Road and proceed 7/10 of a mile to Beechwood, which is on the right.