Meet up will be outside the visitor’s center. Paths through the garden are easily navigated by any kind of footwear. Be sure to bring with you any necessities you might need to have an enjoyable walk. Amenities at the location include public restroom and water fountains.
The arboretum is within driving distance of restaurants of all kinds. Parking is free. Butterflies typically seen at the Arboretum include: Tiger Swallowtails, Pipevine Swallowtails and caterpillars, cabbage whites, Sulphurs, assorted skippers, angelwings, and more!
In addition to butterflies, it is always a welcome sight to see early blooming trees and flowers. The garden features an assortment of spring ephemerals that can only be observed this time of year.
Please be sure to register to receive updates about any changes in dates and times as it may need to be rescheduled due to weather conditions.
Disclaimer: We are not affiliated with JC Raulston Arboretum or have a partnership with them.