Classis Meetings At LakeSide

Lakeside is located in western Massachusetts, off of Route 20 in Pittsfield.

Approximate driving times:

  • Boston – 3 hours
  • Springfield, MA – 1 hour
  • New York City – 3 hours
  • Albany, NY – 1 hour
  • Hartford, CT – 2 hours

From the east: follow the Mass Pike (I-90) to exit 1. After going through the toll both, go up the ramp and turn right. Follow the signs for Route 41. Follow Route 41 for nine miles through West Stockbridge and Richmond. Route 41 ends at Route 20. Turn right (east) onto Route 20 and drive 6/10 of a mile. Watch for Cloverdale Street on your right. Turn right onto Cloverdale and drive 1/2 mile to our entrance road, on your right.

From the west (or east): follow the Mass Pike (I-90) to exit 2. Follow Route 20 west (it’s called Route 20 west, but you’ll actually be driving north) for about 8.5 miles. Just after crossing the Pittsfield city line, you will see a Dakota Restaurant on the right. Just past the restaurant is a stop light. This is Dan Fox Drive. Turn left onto Dan Fox Drive (you’ll be going toward Bosquet Ski area and the Pittsfield airport). Follow Dan Fox Drive for 2.8 miles (note that Dan Fox takes a sharp left near the airport and becomes Tamarack Street). Dan Fox ends at Barker Road. Turn left onto Barker Road, then immediately bear right onto Cloverdale Street. Drive 1/2 mile on Cloverdale and watch for our entrance road on the left.

From Albany, NY: Follow I-90 east to exit 11E (Route 20/Pittsfield). Follow Route 20 for approximately 25 miles. As landmarks, watch for Hancock Shaker Village (on the right) and then the junction with Route 41. From the Route 41 junction continue east on Route 20 for 6/10 of a mile to Cloverdale Street, on your right. Turn right onto Cloverdale Street and drive 1/2 mile to our entrance road, on your right.

From the south (western Connecticut): Follow Route 8 to Route 20. Follow Route 20 to Lee (at the Mass Pike). Continue on Route 20 for about 8.5 miles. Just after crossing the Pittsfield city line, you will see a Dakota Restaurant on the right. Just past the restaurant is a stop light. This is Dan Fox Drive. Turn left onto Dan Fox Drive (you’ll be going toward Bosquet Ski area and the Pittsfield airport). Follow Dan Fox Drive for 2.8 miles (note that Dan Fox takes a sharp left near the airport and becomes Tamarack street). Dan Fox ends at Barker Road. Turn left onto Barker Road, then immediately bear right onto Cloverdale Street. Drive 1/2 mile on Cloverdale and watch for our entrance road on the left.

From New York City: Follow either the Taconic State Parkway or Route 22 north to Route 295. Turn right (east) onto Route 295 and follow it until it ends at Route 41. Turn left (north) onto Route 41 and follow it until it ends at Route 20. Turn right (east) onto Route 20 and drive 6/10 of a mile. Watch for Cloverdale Street on your right. Turn right onto Cloverdale and drive 1/2 mile to our entrance road, on your right.

From the north: Follow Route 7 or Route 8 into Pittsfield. Just south of Pittsfield center turn right (west) onto Route 20 (also called W. Housatonic Street). Follow Route 20 for 3.5 miles. (Watch for Munchies Pub on your left.) Turn left onto Cloverdale Street (immediately past Munchies Pub). Follow Cloverdale Street for 1/2 mile and watch for our entrance road on the right.