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John A. Finch Arboretum

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Address: 3404 W Woodland Blvd, Spokane, WA 99224
Phone Number: 509 624 4832
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beautiful during any season!

Beautiful park full of amazing trees! Saw the sign that said no dogs on our way out... with our dogs. So a little something to remember for future trips!

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 19, 2015
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English first
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 NEW

Beautiful park full of amazing trees! Saw the sign that said no dogs on our way out... with our dogs. So a little something to remember for future trips!

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Spokane
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114 reviews 114 reviews
31 attraction reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

It's a nice place to walk with an interesting path; of course, I'm biased because we live in the park area. Most school kids, past and present, have visited on a school trip; try not to visit during a cross country meet or special park event as parking is not good at those times.

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Littleton
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Great place in Spokane to get some peace and quiet. I like to run around the park a couple of times. Nice for a walk.

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Vancouver
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

It's cool to have such a designed yet natural setting just minutes from downtown. A little tricky to find, but worth the effort. It's sandwiched between freeway & major artery, but those don't spoil the experience. After all, this is an urban area. Beautiful botanical destination, even in winter, when I visited.

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Spokane, Washington
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20 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

I have visited here during most seasons and truly enjoy it. Fall is my favorite by far though. It is a nice walk, with beautiful trees. The trees are well marked for those interested. It is also a great place for photographs and just taking a leisurely walk.

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Poulsbo, Washington
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56 reviews 56 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We visited the Arboretum as part of the Spokane City Drive and were glad we did. Lots of trails, lots of trees and smaller plants and some wildlife. Even with the highway close by we found it a tranquil place.

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Portland, Oregon
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231 reviews 231 reviews
83 attraction reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

When I moved to Spokane in 1988, this was one of my favorite places in the whole County. Sadly, this is nolonger the case.... This property has significant drainage issues. This is particularly apparent in Spring when the ground is saturated with ground water. This causes significant problems for anyone who has difficulty walking. The place should also be totally... More 

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Southern Calif
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37 reviews 37 reviews
3 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

After reading the reviews, we were looking forward to a trip to this arboretum. Its specialty is trees and there were no flowers easily visible. We were not able to walk around because one of our party was in a wheelchair and the park was not very accessible.

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Spokane, Washington
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

John A Finch Arboretum is a nice little place with nice paths to walk on. There are even benches placed through the park to rest on or just sit and watch the wildlife.

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Bend, Oregon
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Happened on this place by accident and was really happy to have found it. Beautiful grounds, friendly people and a well thought out information center.

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