Pfeiffer Nature Center & Foundation Inc.

Open Access Hiking Trails – American Chestnut Log Cabin

Open field with cabin in the distance
Pfeiffer Nature Center – Portville, NY
Pfeiffer Nature Center, 1974 Lilibridge Road, Portville, New York, has open access hiking trails, a historic log cabin, great birding areas and a picturesque pavilion available for rent. Located in rural southwestern New York, the Center is located on more than 648 acres of rural landscapes among old growth forest.
A variety of guided hikes and outdoor activities are scheduled throughout the year. The Woods, Walk & Trail Run, is held every year. For a full list of scheduled activities please view their calendar.

The Lillibridge Property consists of 188 acres of forest and has a rustic American chestnut log cabin listed in the National and State Registers of Historic Places. Sitting at the front of the cabin you have a spectacular panoramic view of both nearby farms and distant mountaintops. A timber frame pavilion offers a covered shelter for weddings, reunions, graduations and other events overlooking the meadow and mountains.

Exterior view of American Chestnut Log Cabin
Pfeiffer Nature Center – Portville, NY
Group tours of all ages are welcome. A variety of organized nature-based activities are available. Reservations must be made in advance for group tours.
The Pfeiffer Nature Center also offers a handicapped interpretive trail.
Over nine miles of public trails are open from dawn until dusk daily.
Administrative Office Hours
Monday, Tuesday: 10 am – 3 pm
Wednesday: 8 am – 2 pm
Thursday: 8 am – 4 pm
Friday: 8 am – noon
Pfeiffer Nature Center & Foundation Inc.
Pfeiffer Nature Center & Foundation
1974 Lillibridge Road
1420 Yubadam Road
Portville, NY 14770
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