Hoyt Arboretum

Location -
4000 S.W. Fairview Blvd., Portland, OR 97221
Neighborhood - SW Portland

Categories - Attractions, Parks/Gardens

Features - Portland Essentials

Founded in 1928 to conserve endangered species and educate the community, Hoyt Arboretum encompasses 187 ridge-top acres, accessible by over 12 miles of trails with connections to the Wildwood Trail in Forest Park. Although Hoyt Arboretum is relatively young, this living museum possesses the largest group of distinct species of any arboretum in the U.S. Its plant collection contains 10,000 individual trees and shrubs, representing nearly 1,000 different species from around the world.