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The Bog Garden at Benjamin Park

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Nice trail, waterfall and shade in the summer

The bog is a great place to run in the summer as it offers shade w/ so many trees. Keep your eyes... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Greensboro, North Carolina
Great place for a quick break

Paired with the Bicentennial Park, this is a great place to get a quick break from the local hustle... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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This garden features an elevated boardwalk which meanders through 7 acres of natural wetlands. Stone pathways traverse a forested hillside, and visitors can enjoy the sounds of water at Serenity Falls - a re-circulating waterfall - while viewing the...more
1101 Hobbs Rd, Greensboro, NC 27410-4819
+1 336-373-2199
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The bog is a great place to run in the summer as it offers shade w/ so many trees. Keep your eyes open for the Mom and baby owls that live there.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Paired with the Bicentennial Park, this is a great place to get a quick break from the local hustle & bustle. There is a great boardwalk to guide you through the swamp. Under the trees, it is cool and comfortable in summer. Local wildlife seems...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank C B
Reviewed September 13, 2018

I visited in Sept so the leaves were just starting to fall and the flowers were pretty much over. But there is still plenty to look at while you are walking There was a huge thunderstorm & torrential rain the night before but the walkways...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jen78703
Reviewed August 27, 2018

What a beautiful, serene, natural, and peaceful place. Anyone would enjoy it! Easy to get to and worth the trip!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SaintJamers
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The Bog Garden is a wonderful place for family, friends, couples, and even trips alone. it is a very peaceful walk. It even includes a great spot to sit and relax next to a waterfall. you may run into a heron or two and there...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

This hidden Gem is used for communing with nature just asceadily for a gentle hiking experience. I saw a couple who had a photographer taking new baby photos with their dog. Lots of great smells for your cannons buddy. Very close to Tanger Bicentennial Gardens

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank avicky
Reviewed August 23, 2018

We spent only about an hour here. I learned a great deal about the Revolutionary War and the people who fought for the freedom we enjoy today.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank stub905
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Found this place as I was evacuating hurricane Irma. It’s so beautiful and peaceful! It took me a while to figure out where to park but overall I fell in love with the scenery!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 23karatz
Reviewed July 28, 2018 via mobile

Took a lovely stroll on the boardwalk through the Bog Garden at Bicentennial Park. It was so peaceful!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Natalie F
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

The Bog Garden is definitely worth a visit. It was an unexpected treat to walk on shady paths beneath rustling trees in the middle of the city. Serenity Falls was especially nice. If you get the chance, spend 30 minutes or so at the Bog...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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It is posted no fishing
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No bathroom that I know of.
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On the public streets in the neighborhood