When there is four inches or more of snow on the ground at The Morton Arboretum, trails are available to cross-country ski or snowshoe through a winter wonderland. Bring your own skis and snowshoes or rent on site. Weekdays, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., and, weekends, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Calendar of events
- Explore the tools that measure wind and how they help us. Daily in March
- Come learn about the gifts that the world's endangered trees give us—and how you can join the Arboretum in saving them. Daily, 7:00 a.m. - sunset
- Enter a tree village that's filled with adventure and imagination. Play, make believe, and become part of the trees' ever-changing tale. Daily, 7:00 a.m.-sunset
- Wednesday is the new Friday! Unwind after work with intimate live music, drinks, and light fare. A menu offering an assortment of tapas plates will be available for purchase.Wednesdays, March 5–April 9 from 5:30 to 8 p.m.
It's been a long, cold winter but spring is coming! Arboretum docents will show you where the sights, sounds, smells and other signs of spring can be found.