Black Friday Guided Hike


A couple is walking in the woods that are highlighted with fall color.Opt outside this Black Friday with a peaceful hike along the Arboretum’s quietest trails. Join this naturalist-led trek to discover favorite spots in the Arboretum. Learn a bit about the history of the grounds, and discover what the plants and animals are up to as winter approaches. End the morning with a warm cup of hot chocolate and a light snack.

Instructor: Heather Jurinek, Barbara Baron, and Phyllis Mertz
Note: Held outdoors. Ages 16+. Limit 16

Course number


Schedule and Location

Friday, November 23, 2018, 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Location Varies

Section A: Meets at Big Rock Visitor Station
Section B: Meets at Prairie Visitor Station
Section C: Meets at P-8

Fees and Admission

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$16.00 member
$20.00 nonmember

Registration Information

BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 (or to be waitlisted, M-F, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
IN PERSON: Stop by Visitor Center during open hours.

Weather Cancellation Hotline
Classes run rain or shine unless there is a threat of server weather. If severe weather is forecast please call 630-719-7979 for updates on weather related cancellations.