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University of Guelph Arboretum

College Avenue East, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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Walk, jog,run

The Arboretum at the University of Guelph is a great area for a leisure walk, jog or run. It is big... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
662panosm
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Guelph
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Serene Setting

Enjoy many trees, gardens and trails through a gentle woodland, many with guiding signage. Every... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
m p
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College Avenue East, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Arboretum at the University of Guelph is a great area for a leisure walk, jog or run. It is big enough to accommodate several people yet feel some serene peace by getting away from it all. A mix of different trees and gravel/grass paths....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoy many trees, gardens and trails through a gentle woodland, many with guiding signage. Every part is easy-walking. My favourite is the Japanese garden...something we didn't expect. If your kids are studying at University of Guelph, you'll appreciate the calm of this natural space during...More

Thank m p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The arboretum is a nice walk but you should know that the focus is trees and shrubs so don't go looking for flowers. The grounds and clean the staff are very friendly.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a beautiful Sunday afternoon, we headed over to the Arboretum for a walk along one of the many trails. It was a fun family outing. The trails aren't marked every step of the way but it is pretty intuitive. It isn't a hard walk...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

To see a world in a grain of sand And a heaven in a wild flower Hold infinity in the palm of your hand And eternity in an hour - William Blake My boyfriend is traveling and I'm alone in Ontario. Decided to explore the...More

Thank 279melindaz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Guelph visiting family and wanted to go for a walk. We decided to go to the University of Guelph and try walking through the arboretum. It was a very pleasant walk. The paths were well maintained, the area was very clean and...More

Thank PawsMona
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Lots of trails to walk should have had bug spray Sturdy walking shoes are important Very tranquil & off the beaten track 2 upcoming events are guided tours to identify trees and birds

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 11 June 2017

My friend and I went to the Arboretum for the first time yesterday - we had no idea how large this place was (410 acres). Good map at the entrance but that was pretty well it. Two washrooms in the entire complex and we made...More

2  Thank Granny M
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I spent most of my trip on foot so I discovered this little piece of heaven. Lots of trails and things to look at. It was a nice 70 degree fall day so I enjoyed every second I spent here. Good place to visit for...More

Thank GuySBosMia
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The Guelph Arboretum is a great place to take a leisuerly stroll and connect with nature. Whether you have 30 minutes or hours to spend, there are trails, gardens and pathways that will provide you with a lovely experience. If you are looking to get...More

1  Thank Gayle L
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