Welcome to Our Official Web Site

Northland Arboretum is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to getting the community involved in and aware of nature.  We have a wide, beautiful area for you and your family to explore.   Have a peaceful walk on our nature trails, or take your mountain bike for a ride.   Winter time?  We've got that covered too!   You can cross country ski on our spectacular groomed snow covered trails.   Snowshoe or winter hike on non-groomed trails.



Hours are 8 am to 4:00 pm Monday through Friday
Saturday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm through the end of October.

Click here to see details and map of compost site


We will participate in GiveMN.org “Give to the Max Day” this Nov. 13th. 
You can check out the GiveMN website and look for “Paul Bunyan Arboretum” or “Northland Arboretum”.
You can also go directly to our GiveMN site at GiveMN - Northland Arb  and GIVE TO THE MAX!

* But wait! You don't have to wait until November 13th to make a donation to the Arb. The GiveMN.org website will accept donations anytime!


The NEW Northland Arboretum
2015 Calendars

Northland Arboretum calendars are now available for only $5. The calendar  features beautiful scenic and wildlife photographs taken at the arboretum by local photographers.


Oct. 1 - The Brainerd Forest View Middle School Warriors worked at the Arboretum.
They cleaned up Excelsior Road, split wood for Haunted Trails and Winter Wonderland and prepared many of our gardens for winter. Thank you Warriors!!




Newly completed Eagle Scout Project at Northland Arboretum.

Gazebo was built by Eagle Scout Randy Volkmuth and helpers. Landscaping was completed by Scout Josiah Bacon (pictured here in gazebo) and helpers.

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