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Northland Arboretum

  • Attractions
  • Bird Watching
  • Parks and Forests
  • Skiing
  • Trails
  • Meeting Facilities/Services
  • Reunions
  • Weddings
14250 Conservation Drive
Brainerd, MN 56401
(218) 829-8770
Hours:
Grounds open every day dawn to dusk. Visitor Center open M-F 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. & S-S 10 am to 4 pm
  • About

    Over five hundred acres of plants and wildlife, 12 miles of hiking and lighted cross-country ski trails, environmental education, outdoor events, garden areas, and visitor center.

  • Member Events

    Friday Apr 27, 2018
    12th Annual Arbor Day Celebration ...read more
    Saturday Apr 28, 2018
    Why graft apple trees? Grafting UMN Apple tree cultivars and hardy root stock developed for our growing zone provide long lived apple trees that grow well in the Northland, and provide delicious fruit grown in your backyard! ...read more
    Saturday Apr 28, 2018
    Why graft apple trees? Grafting UMN Apple tree cultivars and hardy root stock developed for our growing zone provide long lived apple trees that grow well in the Northland, and provide delicious fruit grown in your backyard! ...read more
    Thursday May 3, 2018
    Want to get out in the spring, learn more about birds and have a morning hike on the trails of the Arboretum? ...read more
    Saturday May 5, 2018
    Thursday May 10, 2018
    Want to get out in the spring, learn more about birds and have a morning hike on the trails of the Arboretum? ...read more
    Thursday May 17, 2018
    Want to get out in the spring, learn more about birds and have a morning hike on the trails of the Arboretum? ...read more
    Thursday May 24, 2018
    Want to get out in the spring, learn more about birds and have a morning hike on the trails of the Arboretum? ...read more
    Saturday May 26, 2018
    Plant Sale ...read more
    Thursday May 31, 2018
    Want to get out in the spring, learn more about birds and have a morning hike on the trails of the Arboretum? ...read more
    Wednesday Jun 6, 2018
    Youth Gardening 101 presented by Master Gardeners Would you like to learn how to grow a garden? Then this class is for you! You will get your own garden plot... ...read more
    Wednesday Jun 6, 2018
    Would you like to learn how to grow a garden? Then this class is for you! ...read more
    Friday Jun 8, 2018
    We have created the ''Sweet Grapes Event'' on Friday, June 8th, to facilitate more family participation we have also moved the traditional kid races from Saturday morning to Friday afternoon. ...read more
    Saturday Jun 9, 2018
    The Sour Grapes half & half trail run first started in 2001. A group of runners were unable to secure a spot in the Grandma's Marathon for that year. As a result, they decided to organize a run that would be fun, challenging and a means to enjoy the company of other enthusiastic runners; hence, the birth of Sour Grapes half & half. ...read more
    Wednesday Jun 13, 2018
    Youth Gardening 101 presented by Master Gardeners Would you like to learn how to grow a garden? Then this class is for you! You will get your own garden plot... ...read more
    Wednesday Jun 13, 2018
    Would you like to learn how to grow a garden? Then this class is for you! ...read more
    Wednesday Jun 20, 2018
    Youth Gardening 101 presented by Master Gardeners Would you like to learn how to grow a garden? Then this class is for you! You will get your own garden plot... ...read more
    Wednesday Jun 20, 2018
    Would you like to learn how to grow a garden? Then this class is for you! ...read more
    Thursday Jun 21, 2018
    Join us at the Northland Arboretum on June 21 to help celebrate the offiical start of Summer. ...read more
  • Directions

    Go east on Excelsior Road at Highway 371/Excelsior Road lights intersection by Mills Fleet Farm for 7/10th of a mile. Turn left (north) onto Conservation Drive across from the movie theater in Baxter.