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Hoyt Arboretum

4000 SW Fairview Blvd, Fisherlane, Portland, OR 97221-2706
+1 503-834-3654
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Great even in the rain!

We spend a great October day at the Arboretum exploring the trails in the rain. It is a truly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Amelia S
Just beautiful

So many trails and an all weather adventure with the right clothing and shoes. Easy to get to from... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Portland, Oregon
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A popular destination for nature lovers, this arboretum contains many different species of trees.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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4000 SW Fairview Blvd, Fisherlane, Portland, OR 97221-2706
+1 503-834-3654
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spend a great October day at the Arboretum exploring the trails in the rain. It is a truly beautiful place with some amazing trees and plants and some lovely autumn colours. They offered free tea in the visitor's centre and we really enjoyed chatting...More

Thank Amelia S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So many trails and an all weather adventure with the right clothing and shoes. Easy to get to from downtown. A favorite!

Thank franma267
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Free sttraction within the state park. Not your typical arboretum with row upon row of trees, bushes and plants. Rather this is a forested area with walking trails. Many of the plants and trees are named. There are a number of trails, some short and...More

1  Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We decided to come check this area out one afternoon, we walked around the Vietnam memorial and around some of the trails. We have so much more to discover in this part of Portland. We will be back very soon. If the day is clear...More

Thank Jade M
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed wandering through the Arboretum. The trails are varied and well marked. The types of trees are also well marked and there are numerous explanatory placards. Great experience.

Thank dstambaugh3
Reviewed 29 September 2017

We hiiked through the extensive trails and we were impressive with the incredible size of the arboretum and the variety of trees and shrubs,

Thank John H
Reviewed 19 September 2017

What a lovely arboretum in every way. The signage is excellent and the variety of specimens is large. Be sure to catch the Vietnam Memorial in the Hoyt.

Thank Cricket W
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Go to the visitor's center to get great information and hiking recommendations. Lots of free parking options. Many wonderful trails and connections to Washington Park and Forest Park. This is a wonderful place to roam around, hike and jog.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Trails go everwhere. You can use a map but if like us (we run for an hour) you can keep looping and with the well marked trails and maps you can't really get lost.

Thank Houston_Eriol
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Fabulous place to take your dogs, headphones and maybe a sack lunch. Really enjoyed the urban forest and all the informative signs. It took us a while to find a place to park though, parking lots were full as well as along both sides of...More

Thank Jennifer A
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13 October 2017|
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Response from jinnes | Reviewed this property |
No fees for entry.
24 December 2015|
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Response from Kathy G | Reviewed this property |
You can take a bus from the Zoo station up to the visitors center "Tree House". Service is infrequent in the winter for the number 63 so be sure to check a schedule or the wair can be nasty! I like the Conifer side of the... More