Blue flax in May Visitors enjoying a tour A view of the San Francisco Peaks Abert's squirrel School Field Trip in Fall Summer Concert Series

Welcome to The Arboretum at Flagstaff

At 7,150 feet in elevation, The Arboretum at Flagstaff is a unique destination, specializing in plants native to the high elevation habitat of northern Arizona. We are open May through October, six days a week (closed Tuesdays). Come out with a friend and a picnic basket and have a great time!

Spring Raptor Camp

Young animal enthusiasts ages 11 to 15 have an exciting opportunity this spring! Hands on experience with Airborne Raptors' incredible falcons, hawks and owls! Participants’ spirits will soar as they help train majestic birds of prey that take flight in the inspirational and educational Airborne Raptors show! To learn more and to register please click here.


Spring Raptor Camp

Lend a hand

The Arboretum is led by a community of people who are excited about the natural world and are active in their communities. If you would like more information on joining the over 100 people who volunteer at the Arb please click here. NEW in 2015 a shorter, more focused docent training program to learn how to give tours at the Arb, now offered twice in the Spring and Summer.


Volunteers at the Arb

2015 Events

We're getting excited about spring already! Booking bands for the summer concert series in collaboration with Flagstaff Arts Council, planning the 2nd year of the Native Herb Festival, growing native plants for the Penstemon Festival and Plant Sale, expanding Wine in the Woods with more wineries and restaurants! The preliminary calendar is here and getting better all the time!


Events at the Arboretum

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