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Peavy Arboretum, Corvallis

Categories: Forests, Nature & Parks
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4.7/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web
Peavy Arboretum is an arboretum operated by Oregon State University and located on Arboretum Road, Corvallis, Oregon. It is open to the public daily without charge.The arboretum was dedicated by the university in 1926, operated as a Civilian Conservation Corps camp from 1933–1942, and reverted to College of Forestry management in 1964. While the CCC was active, they planted trees, expanded the nursery, constructed Cronemiller Lake, and built roads, trails, and firebreaks.
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  • I am not good at following maps so if you aren't either the trails start behind you if you're looking at the boards (in front of the parking spaces) that has the maps. This was an enjoyable place for ...  read more »
  • Lots of hiking trails with varying degrees of steepness. Some portions of the trails are deep in the trees, other out in the open. If you go during summer, take water and wear a broadbrimmed hat as th...  read more »
  • The local xc teams train here. There is something for everyone. Short hikes, long hikes, wooded trails, gravel trails, small lake, good parking 
  • My five year old loves hiking gear great place for runners and average walkers
  • Great variety of trail type and length options that appeal to all sorts of abilities and activities.
  • The best running trails in the can do a 12 mile trail run and never see another soul.
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