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Arboretum Tour

The loop distance around the Arboretum is approximately 1.4 miles of gradual declines and inclines. Short distances from the paths are benches where visitors can relax and enjoy the scenery. To schedule a personal tour call or email Arboretum Horticulturist, Paul Warnick 208-885-5978 pwarnick@uidaho.edu.

Please give a few days advanced notice of desired tour date to assure the availability of a great experience.

Location: 1200 West Palouse River Drive

Hours: Open every day, dawn to dusk, free admission

Arboretum & Botanical Garden
Tour Map (PDF)


Shattuck Arboretum
Tour Map (JPEG)


Thank you to graduate student, Christina R. Brewer for our new Shattuck Arboretum map.



Driving Directions

From South Main Street hill (Highway 95) turn west on Taylor Street (next to the mini-mart). Continue on Taylor Street until you reach the 3rd street, Blake Avenue and turn right. Once on Blake Avenue take the 1st left turn onto Nez Perce Drive. Continue up Nez Perce Drive until you see the golf course. The arboretum is in the valley immediately before the golf course.

The arboretum has many varieties of lilacs, trees, and shrubs that can be viewed while walking the paths. Our tour map at right is also availble as a PDF. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader to view a PDF.

Documents detailing the locations of dedicated trees, groves and features are available as a PDFs.


location on the grid - Common Name

location on the grid - Scientific Name

location on the grid - Honoree

location on the grid - Granite Benches



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