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John A. Finch Arboretum

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A walk into nature

Love this place. When I need to just take a walk in nature this is the place for me. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Harold W
Cheney, Washington
A must stop

You can't beat this stop. It is beautiful and going into full bloom right now. So it is a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Ron S
Sheridan, Wyoming
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3404 W Woodland Blvd, Spokane, WA 99224-2240
+1 509-624-4832
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Love this place. When I need to just take a walk in nature this is the place for me. Lots of wildlife to see. Easy walk.

Thank Harold W
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

You can't beat this stop. It is beautiful and going into full bloom right now. So it is a wonderful way to spend a few minutes of hours. You must see to admire this spot even pet friendly just be responsible owners and please clean...More

2  Thank Ron S
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We visited here when deciding which tree varieties to plant on our property. It's also a great place to just relax, have a stroll or a picnic. In hot weather you can take off your shoes and plunk your feet into the cool water of...More

1  Thank pscheller
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is a hidden Gem in Spokane's Downtown area. It is off the old Sunset Highway. Fall is the best time for the colors of this park! I learned there are over 2000 indigenous trees and the park is over 65 acres! We haven't been...More

Thank spokanenative1234
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

My husband and I were vacationing in Spokane and stopped by. The fall colors were just starting -what a wonderful and free activity! I was having trouble walking around the arboretum due to a bad knee-there weren't any paved paths so that may be a...More

Thank Jen K
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Of course, there are trees, it's an arboretum! And they have some of the greatest trees in Spokane. If you don't find it in the FA it probably won't grow in our area.

Thank Joseph N
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Stopped off here and within the first 3 minutes, a moose came running past me! I saw two more during my visit - awesome! Beautiful place to wander around.

Thank AliBub62
Reviewed 17 June 2017

For 40 plus years, our family has made a habit of visiting the arboretum in October when the leaves are changing color. Depending on what kind of autumn we are having the fall colors can sometimes be breathtaking. The kids and grandkids have fun jumping...More

1  Thank David E
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Beautifully kept arboretum, close to town, but peaceful. Many of the trees are named and older with a nice variety. Plenty of grass to stroll and a building with info.

Thank Beth S
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I love this arboretum. It is close to the freeway. You hear traffic noise, but it is lovely nonetheless. I wondered if this would be a good visit, given that it is fall. But, with the warm November temperatures, the autumn leaves were spectacular Veterans'...More

1  Thank Pamela L
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