Drawing of Reindeer

Remember to dress appropriately for the colder weather.

The Main Entrance (801 Elks Rd) will be

closed Dec 24th- Jan 2nd for the holidays.

The East Side (corner of Hayes Arb Rd and Woodside Dr)

will remain open dawn to dusk.

Hayes Arboretum is a private property and classified forest. This means that you cannot collect or hunt mushrooms, flowers, plants, animals, and other natural objects from the property without permission of Hayes Arboretum staff.

Please follow these rules and stay on the trails.
Help us protect the forest for future generations. 

Thank you!

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Dogs are welcomed!

Visitors must leash and clean up after dogs.

Hiking Trails

Hiking Trails

Come explore our sixteen miles of hiking trails, the heart and soul of the Arboretum.

Auto Tour

Auto Tour

See the beautiful scenery of Hayes Arboretum from the comfort of your car on this two-mile driving tour. Admission is $5 per car and free for members.

Programs

Programs

We host a variety of programs and events throughout the year for all ages, including public hikes, school field trips, and special celebrations.

Mountain Biking

Mountain Biking

Hayes Arboretum's Mountain Bike trails are located on the East Side of the property, on the corner of Woodside Dr. and Hayes Arb Rd. Before riding, you must sign a one-time safety waiver, and of course, wear a helmet!

Continuing the Tradition

Continuing the Tradition

The Arboretum has a history of over 100 years of environmental stewardship; Stanley Hayes bought his first parcels of land in 1915.

Membership

Membership

Becoming a member is one of the best ways to support the Arboretum, and members receive a variety of benefits in return.

Nature Appreciation Hike

Now - Dec 3rd, Dawn to Dusk

Hike the Orange Trail on the East Side.

Read & Roam:

Bear Snores On

Now - Dec 23rd, Tues-Sat, 9-5PM

Hike the Blue Trail behind the Nature Center.

ADTHC Hike

Saturday, Dec 10th, 9AM

Meet in the Nature Center Parking Lot.

ADTHC Hike

Saturday, Dec 31st, 9AM

Meet in the East Side Parking Lot.