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Address: 6214 Monroe Rd, Tipton, MI 49287-9766
Phone Number: (517) 431-2060
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Beautiful place

This place is much bigger than I thought it would be and very beautiful. If you cannot get out and walk the trails you can drive your car around on the paved areas. The paved... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Midland, Michigan
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Midland, Michigan
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77 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is much bigger than I thought it would be and very beautiful. If you cannot get out and walk the trails you can drive your car around on the paved areas. The paved roads are all one way and can be tricky to drive on as they are quite narrow. I would not want to drive anything larger... More 

Thank momma_of_kitties
Tecumseh, Michigan
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Four seasons outdoor spectacular and three botanical domes for temperate, tropical and arid conditions and one of the best Bonsai gardens available. Miles of hiking, more rare tree and shrub varieties than you'll ever see, cross-country skiing, great classes and events. Don't miss this if you love plants and forests.

Thank CasBroRocks
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221 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are planning on doing any hiking here, be warned that the woods are COVERED in poison ivy. Even on the edge of the trails. The rest of the gardens are beautiful and worth a visit. There are several areas to have a picnic. Plenty of parking.

Thank Carol L
Livonia, Michigan, United States
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90 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With a variety of indoor and outdoor gardens, plus hiking paths through natural areas, there is a lot to see here. Make sure you give yourself enough time to see all of the gardens, plus drive along the road that goes by the conifer garden. If you have even more time, you can go for a hike. There are bathrooms... More 

Thank 16BandMom
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17 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

We stop here every time our family visits Michigan. Make sure to visit the bonsai area by the greenhouses, the kids are always amazed at the little trees. Typically on Thursdays in the summer they are pruning the bonsai trees and the volunteers are eager to answer any questions.

Thank Michael J
Birmingham, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

I was my first trip to Hidden Lakes Gardens. A large plot of land managed by Michigan State University. Several trails and a conservatory. It also has a "hot house" that houses many tropical plants. It was a great way to spend an afternoon enjoying and learning about nature.

Thank Perfect_Fan_Food_Ser
Livonia, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

We made a day trip out to see these gardens. These gardens are about a hour an a half from Detroit and about 30 minutes from Ann Arbor in the Irish Hills region of Michigan. There is a $3 per person fee to enter; they take credit cards. The grounds are beautiful, and many of the plants are well marked.... More 

Thank juheston
Brooklyn, Michigan
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41 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

This place is great for everyone loving the outdoors. Wonderful horticulture, peace setting, and great hiking running trails. Love this place!

Thank danschultz
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30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

This scenic drive thru different types of gardens and trees is truly amazing for $3 a person! Many hiking trails and ponds with fish! Cute little gift shop! Staff is amazing with our toddler! Been many times and will continue to do so!

Thank skywarn6118
Farmington Hills, Michigan
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138 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

This is a fabulously beautiful 755 acre botanical garden and arboretum owned by Michigan State University. It is open year round, equally delightful in every season. There are six miles of paved roads, great for and equally used by cars, bikes and pedestrians. There are more than five miles of marked hiking trails. It's also a beautiful, tranquil place for... More 

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