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Adkins Arboretum, Ridgely

#23 of 45 in Wildlife in Maryland
Must see · Wildlife Area · Nature / Park
Adkins Arboretum is a 400-acre preserve, garden, refuge, classroom, center for the arts and culture, restoration site, and place for people of all ages and from all walks of life to make a meaningful connection with nature.

The Arboretum promotes the conservation and restoration of the Chesapeake Bay region's native landscapes.
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  • Great visit during COVID 19 with a beautiful surrounding and plenty of space. We enjoyed a walk through the park on a beautiful June morning with a gentle breeze.  more »
  • Once a 400 acre cultivation land parcel for a corn/soy farm, Adkins Arboretum was founded with the mission of displaying all of the forest types of Maryland. That was 1980. Now, park that SUV and...  more »
  • This is very family friendly place. Nice place to walk and kids to play. Love the little house and goats. The shop is so cute as well.
  • A beautiful place to go to get outside and be with nature. The staff is really helpful and knowledgeable. The trails are well marked so you cannot get lost! 🙂

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