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University of Idaho Arboretum & Botanical Garden

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Great place to appreciate every season

The University of Idaho Arboretum is a wonderful place for a quick walk to refresh and renew. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Moscow, Idaho
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Excellent little hike through the trees and fauna, I believe four different bio-environments really... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
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1200 W Palouse Dr, Moscow, ID 83844-0001
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All reviews beautiful place trees and plants nice walk fall colors different species birds chirping a true gem fresh air my hubby great place to take a walk live nearby visit moscow in town water features no matter wheat fields benches
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The University of Idaho Arboretum is a wonderful place for a quick walk to refresh and renew. The seasonal show of colors and a wonderful diversity of foliage makes for an inspiring break.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 15 January 2019

Excellent little hike through the trees and fauna, I believe four different bio-environments really cool walk tour. Excellent fall colors

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank 528frank
Reviewed 12 November 2018

If you have time to visit the University of Idaho Arboretum, it is worth the visit. The best part is that every season you have a different experience. If you are lucky enough the University of Idaho music department does an outside concert. A must...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Scott M
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

The UI Arboretum is a special place on the UI campus that anyone can experience. It’s a beautiful place with many different species of plants and trees that are also accessible for botany classes. Dr Richard Naskali, who recently passed, can be credited with its...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank louisesB3868VK
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

If you find yourself in Moscow, Idaho or visiting the University of Idaho you owe it to yourself to take a quiet walk in this beautiful arboretum. I love visiting arboretums around the world and would have never expected to find one of this quality...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Cdestree
Reviewed 27 August 2018

This really is a hidden oasis in a sea of wheat fields. I used to spend time here as a student at U of I many years ago. We went back last weekend to find that it was just as enjoyable as I remembered. The...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Henderburger
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I was looking for a place to take my morning walk while spending a few days in Moscow and decided to check out the arboretum.... it was spectacular!!! The trails were wide and well appointed! The trees, flowers, landscape made for a lovely walk, a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 501cherris
Reviewed 6 August 2018

The UI Arboretum is a hidden gem in beautiful Palouse Country. The grounds are lush, quiet, peaceful, and beautiful. It is one of those places where you sit to enjoy a few quiet moments, and quickly find that you continue to linger because the peace...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank M R
Reviewed 20 June 2018

We visited during moms weekend and had a wonderfully relaxing walk through the Arboretum while we were there. Allison at the Marriott in town recommended this for us and we are so happy we did.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Harry B
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The community loves the Arboretum, and it is a nice place for a walk. I would rate it more highly if it were truly a botanical arboretum with unusual specimens, or a stunning visual display well cared for. The University has minimal staff who do...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank 993chucks
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Sarah T
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Yes, I know weddings are held there but I don't know about the barn. A good location is by one of the ponds. You should contact the arboretum staf for event scheduling. Try to call 208-885-5978 & they will direct you to the... More