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The Arboretum at Flagstaff

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4001 S Woody Mountain Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86005-8775
+1 928-774-1442
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Just beautiful!!

This was a wonderful experience! Really enjoyed the trail walk through the property. Many... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Scottsdale, Arizona

If you are a zen, commune with nature person or a super serious botany lover, then this place if... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
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Created to help people understand the flora of northeastern Arizona, this 200-acre botanical garden includes 2,500 species of high elevation plants and miles of walking trails to explore them.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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4001 S Woody Mountain Rd, Flagstaff, AZ 86005-8775
+1 928-774-1442
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This was a wonderful experience! Really enjoyed the trail walk through the property. Many beautiful plants, in a wonderful location. Also enjoyed the greenhouses!

Thank Stournay
Reviewed 27 September 2017

If you are a zen, commune with nature person or a super serious botany lover, then this place if for you. If you are a casual nature lover, then it's just a nice walk with pretty trees, nothing special. We actually enjoyed driving further down...More

Thank darwinmoore
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Kind of out of the way at the end of a dirt road. It's on the small side but not the worst then you have this sort that I have visited. The staff was friendly and accommodating but there's just not a lot to do....More

Thank georgemaxson
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I went to the Arboretum on Sunday for a wine tasting event. It sounded good and I figure to see the place. It turn out to be the a waste of time. They had maybe four winery's there for the event for about hundred of...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Hardly and plants, lots of "construction" it's mostly dirt. Save yourself the money and go on one of the hiking trails, way more fun, beautiful, more plants and more of everything. I wasted a lot of money here. It sucked.

1  Thank Rhonda L
Reviewed 22 August 2017

There were nothing really in bloom when we arrived but we walked it anyway. The peacefulness was the great thing for me. They have tours and all the folks are really nice. The best thing about I was the green house and the free seeds...More

Thank DayTrippers5762
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The Arboretum's greenhouses were filled with rows of identical starter plants, little of interest or the unusual there. The butterfly house is nice, but we only saw three types of butterflies in it. Trails are walkable and covered in bark, making them comfortable underfoot. Some...More

1  Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 27 July 2017

We took the long walking tour and learned a lot about forestry and restoration efforts in AZ. This facility does a lot of research on native plants and reestablish these plants. The Arboretum also does extensive work on reestablishing areas that have been burned by...More

1  Thank danf552017
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Had been a few years since our last visit and we were pleasantly surprised at how much the place has expanded. The plant selection and variety was terrific. Virtually all of the plants were in good health and clearly well cared for. The herb garden...More

1  Thank AzDEAT
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Arboretum is a must see if visiting Flagstaff. If you live in Flagstaff it is a wonderful organization to support. It is full of beautiful landscaped gardens of native plants and there are lots of seasonal activities for both adults and children alike. There...More

Thank Tastraveler2013
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