Location and Directions

Geography and Travel

The Louis Calder Center - Biological Field Station is located in southern New York state, near the village of Armonk, New York, in a hilly, wooded region of northern Westchester County, about three miles from the Connecticut border. In driving distances, we are about 5 miles from White Plains, NY, 15 miles from Greenwich, CT, and about 40 miles from New York City (Central Park). We are about a 45-minute drive from the Rose Hill (Bronx) campus of Fordham University.

Visitors can travel to the LCC via car, air, or rail.

By car: the station is accessible via Interstate 684.
Driving directions (PDF).
If you want to use a mapping service to get personalized directions, enter our street address: 31 Whippoorwill Road, Armonk, NY.

By air: the station is very close (about 5 miles) to the Westchester County Airport, which is served by Air Canada, American, Continental, Northwest, United, and US Air.

By train: the nearest train stations are
Amtrak in Stamford, CT (22 miles) and
Metro North in North White Plains, NY (6.7 miles)