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The Bog Garden

Hobbs Road and Starmount Farms Road, Greensboro, NC
+1 336-373-2199
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Ranked #6 of 33 Attractions in Greensboro
Type: Gardens
Owner description: This garden features an elevated boardwalk which meanders through 7 acres of natural wetlands. Stone pathways traverse a forested hillside, and... more » Owner description: This garden features an elevated boardwalk which meanders through 7 acres of natural wetlands. Stone pathways traverse a forested hillside, and visitors can enjoy the sounds of water at Serenity Falls - a re-circulating waterfall - while viewing the many varieties of plants, birds, and other wildlife inhabiting the area. The garden is open year-round from sunrise to sunset. Admission is free. « less
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Miami, FL
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

This garden is an amazing display of nature. Walk around on the wood pathways, over creeks and surrounded by gorgeous trees. Spot owls and an array of colorful birds. sit and take it all in once you reach the lake. It is gorgeous every season, but fall...oh fall is breathtaking!

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Greensboro NC
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Lovely place to walk with shade in summertime and Gso Beautiful does a great job of maintaining. Nice waterfall too.

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Greensboro NC
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31 reviews 31 reviews
5 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Nice quiet place to take a stroll and see some wildlife . Hard to believe its next to a large shopping center

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Houston
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46 reviews 46 reviews
22 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Enjoy a nice walk if you are in the area, but I would not go too far out of my way to experience the bog!

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Stokesdale, North Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Right across the street from the Bicentennial Garden in Greensboro is this lovely raised walkway through a marshy, boggy area. It is different but very interesting. Almost like being in another world off a busy street in the city. Try it!.

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Tampa, Florida
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61 reviews 61 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Very nice and a great place to see the gardens and get some exercise. We joined my son and his dog to see the entire Garden in about an hour.

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Hickory, North Carolina
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65 reviews 65 reviews
39 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

The Bog Garden was so much more than I anticipated. It's a really good size park with beautiful scenery and really nice boardwalks and trails. Went mid-week with my dog for a new place to walk and enjoyed it thoroughly. It's nicely shaded, so even on a hot day it is a great place to be. Highly recommend for both... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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33 reviews 33 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

The Bog Garden is a unique walkway into the marshy end of a small lake. Raised decking winds through the trees just a few feet above the marshy area feeding the lake. The Bog Garden presents a rare opportunity to venture into this natural environment. It is teaming with native wildlife including birds, ducks, fish, as well as natural flora.... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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81 attraction reviews
169 helpful votes 169 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

What a lovely network of little trails! One of the local docs was instrumental in getting this project to reality. The trails are well cleared, and there is a variety of flora and fauna to look at. It's shady from all the trees, which is helpful in the hot summer.

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Stokesdale, North Carolina
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73 reviews 73 reviews
42 attraction reviews
108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This garden is beautiful!! Well maintained and very peaceful! We go here at least 2 times a month. Sometimes we bring the dogs , as long as they are on a leash and you bring your "doggie bags", they are welcomed to enjoy the gardens too!

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