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The Arboretum at Flagstaff
Ranked #28 of 71 things to do in Flagstaff
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Owner description: 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.
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

The Arboretum at Flagstaff is a great area to enjoy the Ponderosa Pine Forest. The trees are tall with cinnamon colored bark. Locals say the smells are vanilla scented in season.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank lollygal
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"butterfly house"
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"dirt road"
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"plant sales"
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"commune with nature"
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"full bloom"
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"ponderosa pine forest"
in 4 reviews
"maintained trails"
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"docent tour"
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"native plants"
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"local flora"
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"early in the season"
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"pleasant walk"
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"walk around"
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"gift shop"
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"visitor center"
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Reviewed October 3, 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!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Stournay
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Reviewed September 27, 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 the dirt road more, and enjoyed walking around and seeing a bit of wildlife.

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank darwinmoore
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Reviewed September 11, 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. They don't offer any kind of food or libation so you can stretch out your visit unless you bring a sack lunch

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank georgemaxson
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Reviewed September 11, 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 people. Long lines (45 minutes or so) to get a sip of wine. Either they should have had more wineries show up or have more people pouring the wine. The only good thing that day was the weather was nice, and real good view of San Franciscans Peaks,

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank William M
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