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Review of Hoyt Arboretum

Hoyt Arboretum
Ranked #7 of 410 things to do in Portland
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: A popular destination for nature lovers, this arboretum contains many different species of trees.
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous and fascinating place to visit. The 1-mile loop contains all of the trees we had wanted to see - massive Redwoods, Sequoias, Douglas Firs, etc. No charge to visit and was the most rewarding hour or two of our trip.

1  Thank FLTravelFamily
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"visitor center"
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"washington park"
in 35 reviews
"maintained trails"
in 6 reviews
"tree species"
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"well marked trails"
in 5 reviews
"hour loop"
in 3 reviews
"trail map"
in 3 reviews
"vietnam memorial"
in 7 reviews
"wildwood trail"
in 9 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 10 reviews
"easy hike"
in 4 reviews
"forested area"
in 3 reviews
"wonderful trails"
in 3 reviews
"nature lovers"
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"short hike"
in 5 reviews
"rose garden and japanese garden"
in 4 reviews
"plant life"
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

On the plus side:

It's gorgeous & scenic
There are hikes with varying levels of difficulty

On the minus side:

Difficult if you're pushing a stroller. Lots of uphills on the trail.
We didn't see any birds any more than we'd notice anywhere else. That part was a little puzzling...

The hike had a similar feel to walking through Forest Park. Beautiful greenery. Enjoyed the experience, overall.

Thank bigfinklefan
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Reviewed August 2, 2018

Starting your day in Washington Park is a perfect way to see Portland, Oregon. The free shuttle makes experiencing the park easy!

Thank CousinArlene
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Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Flight home got cancelled and was looking for something to do. Walked a 2 hr loop trail and checked out the redwoods. Definitely worth doing, this is a quintessential walk in the woods. If you like trees you will be in heaven. Trails are well marked but would not recommend after dark, heavily wooded area you could easily lose your way in.

1  Thank Paul Y
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

The Redwoods are my favorite! The blossoming trees (cherry blossoms, dogwoods, magnolias, and others) in the spring are a close second.

Thank Stephanie8891
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