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Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center

#38 of 149 things to do in Chattanooga Features Animals
400 Garden Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37419-1807
+1 423-821-1160
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Excellent place to spend the afternoon

The Reflection Riding Arboretum is a great place to spend part of your day while in the area. They... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tom A
Ellijay, Georgia
Beautiful place

First let me say this is a beautiful place away from the tourist traps of Rock City etc. They have... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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400 Garden Rd, Chattanooga, TN 37419-1807
+1 423-821-1160
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Reflection Riding Arboretum is a great place to spend part of your day while in the area. They have several hiking trails for all levels one of which goes through an area where they keep rescued wildlife. If walking/hiking is not your thing, you...More

Thank Tom A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First let me say this is a beautiful place away from the tourist traps of Rock City etc. They have wonderful walking and driving trails. We walked the driving trail and it was fantastic. We were there on a Thursday so there were no cars...More

Thank Legendsingray
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Reflection Riding is a great place to commune with nature and get away from the typical "amusement park mentality". Just 5 minutes outside downtown Chattanooga and easy to find this gem is tucked away at the foot of Lookout Mountain. The nature trails, local wildlife,...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is an amazing spot for singles, couples, families and groups. Wide open spaces, trails for foot traffic and is car friendly for those who can't make the trek but want to enjoy the lovely serenity hidden in here. It's just a short stroll (5...More

1  Thank MustangCaliTenn
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This was nice and relaxing. There are great hiking trails, wildlife rehabilitation and a driving loop. Well, worth the stop.

Thank Vicki A
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We were there on a Saturday for bird photography session. The place is beautiful and well maintained. The best thing about it is the people who manage this place and volunteers. They are committed and enjoy their jobs. They have wild wolves (7 of the...More

Thank moksha51
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great place to walk or drive and see native plants, birds, turkeys, and wildlife. Canoeing available. Sponsor of tremendous native plant sale twice a year. Truly a "breath of fresh air" can be enjoyed here.

Thank grandmaema
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This was a great place to walk and get some exercise however for a dog friendly place everything you want to see is off limits with a dog. my biggest problem though was with a staff member (older lady in a red truck) who went...More

Thank traveller625
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place, you can walk or drive the loop around the property. I went for the history tour which was fantastic. The professor was so engaging and I learned a lot about the indigenous people of the area. They also have some animals you can...More

3  Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I have recently visited Reflection Riding Arboretum & Nature Center several times over the past year and I plan to return frequently. This is a beautiful piece of land with over 300 acres nestled between Lookout Creek and iconic Lookout Mountain. There are trails (about...More

Thank Lawrence M
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Response from Lawrence M | Reviewed this property |
What was one called the Chattanooga Nature Center is now fully merged into Reflection Riding Arboretum and Nature Center. The day rate for adults is $10 for adults if you come often it is far better to get a membership for... More