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Cox Arboretum MetroPark, Kettering

#11 of 115 in Wildlife in Ohio
Cox Arboretum MetroPark is a very special place for visitors to approach, enter and connect with nature. Come look at, discover and rest in the serenity and majesty of trees and shrubs thoughtfully arranged to capture the imagination.
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  • The Arboretum is open year round. Plants and flowers, turtles, koi and frogs abound, while birds find the openness and many tree species attractive for eating, nesting and roosting. Paths are well mai...  more »
  • All of the trails were easy and most with a lot of shade. I went through blue and yellow trails and I must say this is one of the best marked trail systems I've ever seen, and I've hiked across a larg...  more »
  • Fun to take kiddies, bring a lunch and a blanket. Huge fish and turtles. I think they are interested in humans as humans are interested in them. They have a huge tree house you can climb for a wonderful view. Went today as it was a beautiful day. Go and enjoy the butterfly exhibit. Enjoyed this place a lot. Thanks!
  • Absolutely the best maintained park I've ever seen. Kinda looks like a Chinese pagoda when u pull in. Flowers EVERYWHERE and an awesome butterfly garden. Plenty of benches scattered throughout the park and tons of walkways. Most adorable turtles and fish swim right up to you!

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