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#9 of 69 state parks in Nebraska

Best trails in Arbor Lodge State Historical Park

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Explore the most popular trails in Arbor Lodge State Historical Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

Arbor Lodge State Historical Park is the original estate of J. Sterling Morton—the founder of Arbor Day. This 72-acre park features J. Sterling Morton's historic mansion, with its 52 rooms and countless historic artifacts belonging to the Morton Family. The park also includes an arboretum, Italian terraced garden, log cabin, carriage house, walking trails, more than 200 varieties of lilacs and a charming whispering bench. The park grounds are open year-round; a park permit is not required to enter. The mansion is open for tours and special events under the direction of the Arbor Day Foundation.

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Map of trails in Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
Park information
Acreage:
72 acres
Park hours
Monday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
All day
Wednesday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Contact
402-873-8757
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Top trails (1)
#1 - Lilac Walk & Tree Trail
Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
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Length: 0.5 mi • Est. 13 m