Hidden Lake Gardens

6214 Monroe Rd.
Tipton, MI 49287- Map It
(517) 431-2060

AAA Editor Notes

Hidden Lake Gardens is 8 mi. w. of SR 52 on SR 50. The 755-acre garden is part of Michigan State University and has a greenhouse complex displaying plants from arid, tropical and temperate climates. There also are gardens, natural and developed landscapes, a lake, several hiking trails and a 6-mile scenic drive. There are thousands of labeled trees, shrubs and flowers and a display of dwarf and unusual evergreens, including a bonsai courtyard. Picnicking is permitted.
$3; free (ages 0-1 and first Mon. of the month except holidays).
Hours: Open daily; hours vary. Phone ahead for schedule. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.