West Virginia Botanic Garden, Cheat Lake

#7 of 23 in Things to do in Monongalia County
Garden · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
The West Virginia Botanic Garden, in harmony with nature, seeks to enhance the quality of life through public enjoyment and education involving inspirational landscapes and displays of a rich variety of ornamental plants appropriate to the region.
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  • Wonderful local treasure. So awesome for a leisurely stroll. Well maintained, Always beautiful. Love this hidden treasure  more »
  • It was HOT the day we went! But we still very much enjoyed ourselves. Maps were in a little wooden box when you first park and enter the gardens. A little hard to find at first. We were on every...  more »
  • Unique and lovely! As far as a botanic garden it is small but very well maintained. I came more for the trails anyway. The paths are well marked and also well maintained. It doesn't take long to feel as if you are deep in the forest. Very beautiful and tranquil.
  • We stopped here for a walk during our drive. It was pleasant and had a few nice walking trails but it was much more of a walk in the woods than a botanic garden. I expected a much larger, more manicured area of flora but the areal that was actually labeled was very small.

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