Directions to the Arboretum
The Arboretum is located adjacent to the Harry Pritchett Running Park (former University golf course), near the McAbee Recreation Center and VA Medical Center at the intersection of Veterans Memorial Parkway (15th Street East) and Loop Road.
Visitors can not enter through the gate on Pelham Heights Road. Please make sure your GPS or map directions go to the intersection of Veterans Memorial Parkway (15th Street East) and Loop Road.
Go through the tall red metal gate, pass the running park/former University golf course, proceed to the rear of the paved parking lot, turn left at the Arboretum sign, and proceed through the black automatic gate down the dirt road.
Tanglewood Biological Station
496 Tanglewood Road
Akron, AL 35441