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University of Guelph Arboretum

College Avenue East, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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A nice place to go for a walk.

We were in Guelph visiting family and wanted to go for a walk. We decided to go to the University... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
PawsMona
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Toronto, Canada
Nature Walk

Lots of trails to walk should have had bug spray Sturdy walking shoes are important Very tranquil... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Wendy S
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Smithville, Canada
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College Avenue East, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were in Guelph visiting family and wanted to go for a walk. We decided to go to the University of Guelph and try walking through the arboretum. It was a very pleasant walk. The paths were well maintained, the area was very clean and...More

Thank PawsMona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of trails to walk should have had bug spray Sturdy walking shoes are important Very tranquil & off the beaten track 2 upcoming events are guided tours to identify trees and birds

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 11 June 2017

My friend and I went to the Arboretum for the first time yesterday - we had no idea how large this place was (410 acres). Good map at the entrance but that was pretty well it. Two washrooms in the entire complex and we made...More

1  Thank Granny M
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

I spent most of my trip on foot so I discovered this little piece of heaven. Lots of trails and things to look at. It was a nice 70 degree fall day so I enjoyed every second I spent here. Good place to visit for...More

Thank GuySBosMia
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The Guelph Arboretum is a great place to take a leisuerly stroll and connect with nature. Whether you have 30 minutes or hours to spend, there are trails, gardens and pathways that will provide you with a lovely experience. If you are looking to get...More

1  Thank Gayle L
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful space with plenty of options for nature walks. We live the Japanese garden. Very serene and beautiful. People also seem to really enjoy the disc golf course. Free admission and parking is plentiful. Wonderful scene for photographers and bird watchers alike.

Thank havetentwilltravel75
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The arboretum is a zen like place for me.Many trails,pathways, places that allow you to come back to nature.Of particular significance is the Wall Custance Memorial Forest within the Arboretum.Here over 6800 trees have been planted by family and friends in memory of those that...More

1  Thank michaelsadowski
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I love the University of Guelph Arboretum. Its a wonderful place to see nature up close. No matter the time of year there is always something beautiful to see. Its a great place to go for a walk, have a picnic, jog through or even...More

1  Thank BlissStreamer
Reviewed 30 April 2017

It is pretty during any season. Many trails and places to discover. Filled with memorials, gardens, art and more.

Thank Bianca G
Reviewed 24 April 2017

we took a walk in late April and it was lovely - lots of things coming up, and trees starting to bloom and leaf. Bring your rainboots as there is alot of standing water and wet fields and trails but nothing you can't get through...More

Thank Yvonne H
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