North Dakota Gardens
Berthold Public School Arboretum
Berthold Public School
, 401 4th Avenue NE, Berthold
, ND 58718 (701)453-3484.
Chahinkapa Zoo and Park
- This town has a population of 450 and its K-12 school has an arboretum with 125
varieties of trees and shrubs.
: 1004 RJ Hughes Drive, Wahpeton
, ND 58075-3436
- A small nicely landscaped zoo with 60 animal and bird species is
described as "clean and green". The hand-carved carousel is also a treat.
Denbeigh Experimental Forest: 15 Miles West of Towner, ND (701)228-5422.
Established 60 years ago to evaluated trees for the Great Plains, this forest
features labeled trees and shrubs in a park-like setting (with some sand dunes
: 1133 State Ave., Dickinson
, ND 58601 (701)483-2348 .
a break from the Dakota Dinosaur Museum
to see something living -- and there's much to see at this 3,259 acre extension
research center. Horticultural research includes xeriscape gardening, potatoes,
tomatoes, turf grasses, bedding plants, tree nursery and shelterbelt renovation.
Fort Stevenson State Park
: 3 miles south of Garrison
, ND (701)337-5576.
Gunlogson Arboretum and Nature Preserve
- A new arboretum has
been established at this state park, which also offers a prairie dog town.
: Highway 5, Next to Icelandic State
, ND 58220 (701)265-4561.
International Peace Garden
- This state preserve bordering a 3/4 mile
segment of the Tongue River offers self-guided tours through woodlands
predominated by dominated by mature elm and basswood.
Highway 281, Dunseith
, ND 58329 (701)263-4390.
- Straddling the United States/Canadian border, this 2,339-acre national park
offers formal gardens (including plantings based on a yearly theme, fountains, a
floral clock, and a sunken garden), man-made lakes, the 120 foot
high Peace Tower, and the Peace Chapel (built on the border).
: County Road 4A just off Highway 2, Larimore
, ND 58251.
Roosevelt Park and Zoo
small community offers a 26 acre arboretum with 500 varieties of trees and
shrubs at the site of the Larimore Dam Recreation Area.
: 1219 Burdick
Expressway East, Minot
, ND 58701 (701)857-4166.
- This zoo in a park-like setting
is home to more than 200 mammals, birds and reptiles from musk ox to snow
leopards to penguins to alligators.