North Carolina Arboretum

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North Carolina Arboretum


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  • Seasons - Year-round


  • 100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way

    Asheville,   NC   28806


The North Carolina Arboretum's 434-acre campus is nestled along the Blue Ridge Parkway at Milepost 393 in south Asheville and offers 65 acres of cultivated gardens including the Bonsai Exhibition Garden, 10 miles of forested hiking and biking trails, garden tours, Art Walk, nature activities for families, changing science, art and cultural history exhibits, a cafe and gift shop.

The North Carolina Arboretum is located on land within the Pisgah National Forest, and is operated under a special use permit issued by the National Forests in North Carolina.

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100 Frederick Law Olmsted Way
Asheville NC 28806


Latitude: 35° 30' 6.1194" / Longitude: -82° 35' 43.0794"

Special Directions:

The North Carolina Arboretum is located next to the Blue Ridge Parkway entrance at Milepost 393. From I-26, take Exit 33 and follow Blue Ridge Parkway signs for two miles to the entrance ramp.

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