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Hidden Gem of a park !!

Been coming here for the last 40 years, haven't been here in 2 years, Wow, The rest of the world... read more

Reviewed October 31, 2018
Sacramento, California
This is a peaceful quiet and little known retreat in the heart of Carmichael

This place is located off of busy Fair Oaks Blvd in the heart of Carmichael and if you don't know... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
Carmichael, California
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Oct 31, 2018
“Hidden Gem of a park !!”
4 weeks ago
“Hidden treasure...”
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8520 Fair Oaks Blvd, Carmichael, CA 95608-2504
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful peaceful place to walk or just sit and have lunch. It is soooo quiet and tucked away just off Fair Oaks blvd.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MichaelV4784
Reviewed December 11, 2018

A very idealistic start, but after just 30 yards of nature, then there are just brambles and no where to go, nice canopy over a promising entrance, then, that's it, folks, pretty much a nothing, the tiny parking area quickly filled with hopefuls for a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank fibons
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Been coming here for the last 40 years, haven't been here in 2 years, Wow, The rest of the world knows about it now because It's hard to find, It's a beautiful Botanical Garden. Went last week-end and it was packed, Elbow to Elbow room,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank guitarmark777
Reviewed July 16, 2018

I went here on a Saturday morning date. We slowly walked the entire garden from front to back and back to the front (where the parking lot is located) in about a half hour, maybe 45 minutes. At the back of the gardens there is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Cynthia J
Reviewed April 30, 2018

This is a beautiful garden that is very large. My wife and I are photographers and the bloom were lovely. Lots of places to sit and lots of places to walk. Well tended and peaceful even though it is situated next to Fair Oaks Blvd....More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Dave L
Reviewed October 2, 2017

This place is located off of busy Fair Oaks Blvd in the heart of Carmichael and if you don't know where your going you will just blow by the place and miss a nice quiet retreat to enjoy the wooded sense of the place. It...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Inspecchi
Reviewed July 18, 2017

Jensen Botanical Garden is a beautiful spot hidden right on Fair Oaks Blvd. It has dirt parking and both paved and dirt paths. The paths are fully groomed and unobstructed. A little TLC is needed currently as much of the grounds is overrun and sparse....More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Gl0bal_guru
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