Meerkerk Rhododendron Gardens is 1.5 mi. s. on SR 525, then .2 mi. e. on Resort Rd. at 3531 Meerkerk Ln. The gardens cover 10 acres and contain more than 2,000 rhododendrons, dogwoods and exotic trees scattered throughout a 53-acre woodland preserve. Visitors can walk 4 miles of nature trails.