Chesapeake Arboretum

624 Oak Grove Rd.
Chesapeake, VA 23320- Map It
Phone: (757) 382-6411

AAA Editor Notes

Chesapeake Arboretum is off I-64 exit 290; take Battlefield Blvd. (SR 168) 2.2 mi. s., Gainsborough Sq. .3 mi. e., then just n. to 624 Oak Grove Rd. The 48-acre site offers a system of hiking trails through a hardwood forest featuring more than 100 identified tree species, a perennial stream, a camellia cove and tranquil woodland vistas. An 18-century farmhouse (closed to the public) is surrounded by themed gardens. Pet friendly (call for restrictions/fees.). Picnicking is permitted.
Free.
Hours: Daily dawn-dusk. Allow 1 hour minimum.