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Perhaps it was too early to visit, given how late spring has come this year, but there was little to admire except the general setting, which is very attractive, and when we wanted to park to get a closer look at an area, we found...More
Visit what locals call “The Farm” for countless reasons. Livestock, beautiful gardens, crops, bicycling paths, canoe and kayaking, all available to the public. A setting for wedding photos, winter hills to toboggan down, there is a beauty to this massive land that has been a...More
Some of the nation's oldest specimen trees are here, and they're all labelled, so stop complaining folks. I get a tree education here once every couple of years as a quick layover after a drive from the other side of Ontario. Lovely, a peaceful place...More
This morning, we went for a walk in the Arboretum. A cool sunny fall morning, with the maple trees in full colour and the hydrangeas a beautiful pink. We will definitely return for a walk amongst the trees.
Whether riding your bike, walking your dog or just ambling along with a friend, Ottawa’s Arboretum is a treasure. There are countless pathways through fields, on wooden bridges over ponds or along the famed Rideau Canal and all offer something different to see. Lots of...More
A real disappointment. The Hop On Hop Off bus does not stop here every hour (like it is suppose to)- stranding us on a rainy day with nowhere to sit or be out of the rain. Gardens and grounds were a mess.Give this place a...More
Having previously been to Cornell's Arboretum in Ithaca, NY we were somewhat disappointed with this one. Flowers were sorely in need of water, and there was no staff in sight-we had to discover on our own where to park-limit of 90 minutes in limited availability....More