Arboretum Walks & Trails
With over 12 miles of trails, there is no better way to explore the Arboretum than on foot! From short walks with the family to longer hikes through a variety of terrains, there's something for everyone to see and experience. The most popular and easily accessible trail to explore is Three-Mile Walk, which begins at the Sensory Garden. All seasonal trails are open during regular Arboretum grounds hours.
Motorized and non-motorized skateboards, child scooters, and inline skates are not permitted anywhere on Arboretum grounds. However, wheelchairs and other mobility equipment are welcomed.
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West Side Trails
The West Side Trails include the Prairie, Dog Commons (Blue & Green) and Wood Duck Trails as outlined below. Explore woodlands, wetlands, prairie and old fields once farmed at the Arboretum.