UC Davis Arboretum and Public Garden, Davis

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The Arboretum gardens are open 24 hours a day, every day of the year, and there is no charge for admission. The map marker shown here indicates the location of the Arboretum Headquarters, our administrative offices, which are open M-F from 8 a.m.-noon and 1-5 p.m.

The Arboretum occupies 100 acres along the banks of the old north channel of Putah Creek, in California's Central Valley. Our collections include 22,000 trees and plants adapted to a Mediterranean climate, with hot, dry summers and cool, wet winters. The plants are arranged in a series of gardens that represent different geographic areas, plant groups, or horticultural themes.
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  • Nice place to walk. Easy path with lots to see and read. Take a couple of hours and walk along both sides of the creek, read the signs and enjoy the ducks. 
    Nice place to walk. Easy path with lots to see and read. Take a couple of hours and walk along both sides of the creek, read the signs and enjoy the ducks.  more »
  • well visited walking path through UC Davis University area. Lots of shade and may of the trees/shrubs have name labels . 
    well visited walking path through UC Davis University area. Lots of shade and may of the trees/shrubs have name labels .  more »
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  • That's Great. Nature, plants, pot, docks were very beautiful
  • free parking on the weekends, tons of trails, signage on almost all the species of trees, and lots of small wildlife!

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