Adkins Arboretum

12610 Eveland Rd.
Ridgely, MD 21660- Map It
(410) 634-2847

AAA Editor Notes

Adkins Arboretum is at 12610 Eveland Rd. Within the arboretum's 400 acres are 5 miles of trails that traverse meadows, a hardwood forest, gardens, wetland and lush bottomland. The visitor center offers a gallery featuring works by local artists. Two self-guiding audio tours are available; one tour describes the connection between the Underground Railroad and nature, and the other tour provides an overview of the arboretum's plantings. Pets on leash are allowed. Time: Allow 30 minutes minimum.
$5; $2 (ages 6-18).
Hours: Grounds open daily dawn-dusk. Visitor center open Tues.-Sat. 10-4, Sun. noon-4; closed Thanksgiving and Christmas.