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Chesapeake Arboretum

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624 Old Oak Grove Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23320
+1 757-819-7510
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Tucked away

Unless you look for the arboretum, you wouldn't suspect there would be nice wooded trails right off... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
kwgarnache
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Chesapeake, Virginia
a nice walk

it provides a little respite, and a little tree education. but the trails need some work and the... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2017
L111WCjohnf
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Westfield, Massachusetts
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624 Old Oak Grove Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23320
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unless you look for the arboretum, you wouldn't suspect there would be nice wooded trails right off of Battlefield Blvd in the middle of lots of homes. These trails are well marked and maintained.

Thank kwgarnache
Reviewed October 9, 2017

it provides a little respite, and a little tree education. but the trails need some work and the plantings were very stressed.it's free and there is plenty of parking.

Thank L111WCjohnf
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We had a delightful day walking the trails and watching the ducks in the pond. The paths are well kept and it was a wonderful day of everyone.

1  Thank Mollie W
Reviewed August 5, 2017

I've enjoyed walking the trails at the Arboretum for many years and have great affection this lovely sanctuary. During extremely hot summer days, it is much cooler and is almost like air conditioning. The unsung volunteers and adjoining neighbors work to maintain these beautiful retreat....More

1  Thank iraidaantonia
Reviewed June 21, 2017

A hidden gem in the heart of Greenbrier. Nice walking trails throughout but a word of "CAUTION"- use bug spray as the mosquitoes can run you out of there. Ask in the house about the Paw Paw trees.

Thank skip620
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Very inviting, clean, well keep nature trail. However because the tree top canopy is quite thick, it is a little too shaded in some areas on sunny days, but I am glad the trail is there. It is good to have some undeveloped green space...More

Thank concepts2017
Reviewed May 12, 2017

They really have improved this place in the last year. It is well groomed and trails are clean/cleared ready to explore. Very nice place to walk or just smell the flowers!

Thank runnermike55
Reviewed April 12, 2017

This is a nice nature trail and can be done in about an hour. There are some steep hills though. It is a little hard to find from the road signs but worth seeing if you are looking for a new short walking trail.

1  Thank jrzgrlsailor
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite place to take the dogs for a nice nature walk. Tucked behind a shopping center, it offers a mile or so of winding trails in a beautiful wooded environment complete with a hidden camellia garden. We prefer it to Oak Lake...More

1  Thank KerrySK
Reviewed March 14, 2017 via mobile

I regularly jog through the arboretum as part or runs through the adjacent neighborhoods. It is a great place to walk. My kids love going too, and it's easy to loop together a walk of whatever distance you want. A big storm in the fall...More

2  Thank abr757
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