Wild and Wonderful Locations: WV Botanic Gardens

Image Credit: West Virginia Botanic Garden 

West Virginia Botanic Garden 

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Spring is on the way, and there is no better place to visit than the West Virginia Botanic Garden to view the new foliage. Tucked away in the Morgantown, West Virginia, West Virginia Botanic Garden is located on Tyrone Road. The garden boasts over 85 acres and 4.5 miles of trails. The Botanic Garden's mission states, "The West Virginia Botanic Garden at Tibbs Run Preserve seeks to foster learning, inspiration, and well-being through the beauty and wonder of plants, the natural environment, and culturally enriching experiences." 


Entrance Cost

Entrance into the Botanic Garden is free, but donations to the location are appreciated. 


If you are looking for a wonderful spring walk, look no further. Whether you are just exploring the garden or interested in taking a hike, this is the perfect place to relax in nature. If you are looking to learn a little about nature, there is plenty of information available at the education and event center. This location is very child-friendly and fairly flat, so it will be a very easy walk.

*We recommend wearing comfortable waterproof shoes*

What would be the best "Wild and Wonderful" gear for West Virginia Botanic Garden? We'd recommend grabbing one of our t-shirts and our "Almost Heaven Dad Hat" for your trip. With Wild and Wonderful Lifestyle Company, we guarantee you'll be comfy and ready for adventure

We hope you'll visit West Virginia Botanic Garden! If you do, be sure to tag us in all your adventures through Instagram or Facebook!