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Trochu Arboretum & Gardens

420 Northfield Rd, Trochu, Alberta, Canada
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Don't be jealous!

Yes, don't be jealous if your small prairie community does not have a lovely place like this: water... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Grimshaw A
Alberta, Canada
Touch of paradise!

Beautiful Gardens filled with flowers, trees and benches to sit and enjoy! Don't forget to bring... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Doug N
Three Hills, Canada
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“trees” (9 reviews)
420 Northfield Rd, Trochu, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Yes, don't be jealous if your small prairie community does not have a lovely place like this: water feature, identified trees and shrubs, well-kept property, lots of benches, a nice tea house/cafe. This facility (honor payment at the front gate) is a credit to Trochu.

Thank Grimshaw A
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Beautiful Gardens filled with flowers, trees and benches to sit and enjoy! Don't forget to bring your camera.

Thank Doug N
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Heritage trees and beautiful flower beds. Quaint cafe with excellent food on site. Great for a day trip from Calgary or Red Deer.

Thank Canadian_Ramblers
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here on the way through from Rosebud Theatre beautiful gardens and had a wonderful time at the Sweetgrass café highly recommend the food and atmosphere !

Thank Dorgre
Reviewed 23 June 2017

What a great place to stop for a stretch, have a picnic lunch or buy lunch in their cafe. The park is a great display of trees, shrubs and flowers. It is not overly large so is a short walk to take a break from...More

Thank Dale H
Reviewed 1 October 2016

beautiful historical grounds, run by volunteers, and a a very cute cafe that serves homemade soups, paninis, desserts and hot drinks

Thank Cory009
Reviewed 23 July 2016

The Trochu Arboretum & Gardens is a wonderful stop to stretch your legs. They have numerous roses, trees, herbs and flowers to see. Some are tagged with the names to help you identify them. They have a bathroom available at the time we visited. I...More

Thank savvy2016
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We made a special trip here en route to Rosebud after reading other reviews on Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed! The gardens were lovely and we enjoyed the best seafood melt ever at the Sweetgrass Cafe. I highly recommend a lunch stop if you...More

Thank Suebev
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We came with a group from the Sundre Garden Club. We were all impressed at the Gardens. Highly Reccomend it.

Thank winjhuisman H
Reviewed 27 October 2015

This is a great place to visit. The setting is beautiful. Special events take place. The Sweetgrass Cafe offers a great variety of items.

Thank GrantAlford
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Bonnie M
15 October 2017|
Response from Grimshaw A | Reviewed this property |
I do not know their hours. Nothing on the Web. Moot point: they are probably closed or about to for the winter.