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Hidden Lake Garden

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A Place for All Seasons

Hidden Lake Gardens is wonderful place to visit in any season. Something is always in bloom, great... read more

Reviewed November 9, 2016
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Beautiful place to walk or ride bikes, take a camera

We went for a visit this past weekend and the grounds as usual were beautiful. The pond and trails... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2016
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6214 Monroe Rd, Tipton, MI 49287-9766
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Reviewed November 9, 2016

Hidden Lake Gardens is wonderful place to visit in any season. Something is always in bloom, great hiking trails,and your dog is welcome as long as it's leashed. There's a drive through the forest on a narrow one-way road which is mystical, and gorgeous in...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed September 13, 2016

We went for a visit this past weekend and the grounds as usual were beautiful. The pond and trails are great. I took my camera so that I could capture all the gorgeous plant life. They also have bonsai trees , cactus, and fruit trees...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed August 24, 2016

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...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank momma_of_kitties
Reviewed August 22, 2016

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...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 14, 2016 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....More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 8, 2016

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....More

Date of experience: June 2016
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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...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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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...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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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...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank juheston
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!

Date of experience: March 2016
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