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Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center

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Address: 400 Garden Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37419-1807
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+1 423-821-1160
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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Nice area

The areas to walk around are very pretty. It would be a nice place to have a picnic. There aren't a lot of animals but the ones that they have are kept in nice enclosures... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed November 19, 2016
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a great place to walk and get some exercise however for a dog friendly place everything you want to see is off limits with a dog. my biggest problem though was with a staff member (older lady in a red truck) who went speeding through to the caretakers area with the horses. Thankfully I heard her coming and... More 

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Mission, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place, you can walk or drive the loop around the property. I went for the history tour which was fantastic. The professor was so engaging and I learned a lot about the indigenous people of the area. They also have some animals you can view. It is so peaceful there and the staff are friendly and helpful. Great place... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2017

I have recently visited Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center several times over the past year and I plan to return frequently. This is a beautiful piece of land with over 300 acres nestled between Lookout Creek and iconic Lookout Mountain. There are trails (about 15 miles in all) that cover the property and also connect to other trail systems.... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2016

Gorgeous, relaxing, scenic surroundings. You can visit the conservation animals like the red wolves then bounce over to the tree house experience. Once done there you can enter the main areas either on foot, on bike or by car and visit the vast areas of flowers, animals in nature, stop and see the structures and even have a picnic (please... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

We did the car trip this last time, but have done the trails in the past. It is a wonderful place to just relax and enjoy all that God has blessed us with in the Lookout Mountain area. The beauty of this place is remarkable and the signs and brochures that provide information on what you are seeing just enhance... More 

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Dousman, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

This park like setting isn't the easiest area to find, but find it you must since it is worth it. Lot of trails to walk and it is a venue to special events like birthday parties, weddings. It is what I call more in the line of obscure Chattanooga but it is so pretty and restful here it is a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

The areas to walk around are very pretty. It would be a nice place to have a picnic. There aren't a lot of animals but the ones that they have are kept in nice enclosures. Cost-wise it's not bad if you're planning to kayak or spend the day exploring the area. There is a driving loop and areas to pull... More 

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

True nature, quiet, relaxing and a must see. Do you prefer walk, hike or drive? It doesn't matter as you can do it all here. Fall leaves added to the beauty. Sun bursts coming between the tree trunks and fall colored leaves will have you thinking of nothing but how beautiful life really is. We didn't prepare ahead of time... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Peaceful setting, interesting facility. Can take a ride around the facility (in own car) with several places to stop and look or reflect.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

The entire family enjoys heading out here. The animals, the peaceful feeling out on the trails, the treehouse are all sure to make the experience very pleasant. Sometimes, we intentionally go over there when the weather is poor so that it less crowded and we feel that we have it to ourselves. Don't expect a huge Disney style production, but... More 

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