Idaho Nature April 02, 2019
This Beautiful Botanical Garden In Idaho Is A Sight To Be Seen
There’s no better time than now to get out there and explore the natural beauty that Idaho has to offer. In a matter of just weeks, our landscapes will undergo a gorgeous transformation and it’s a sight that you definitely don’t want to miss. If you’re looking for a unique destination that is both easily accessible and family-friendly, look no further than this quaint yet stunning botanical garden. Located in Central Idaho, this place is absolutely beautiful and it’s so worth a visit this spring.
Hiding off of Highway 75 near Ketchum, Idaho is a lovely little botanical garden that may just be one of our state's best-kept secrets. Boasting an abundance of natural beauty, it's the perfect place to lose yourself for the day.
The Sawtooth Botanical Garden is a unique place that is dedicated to showcasing the plants and flowers that can flourish at Ketchum's high altitude. Because of this, strolling through the garden is a great way to get to know this region of Central Idaho.
The 5-acre botanical garden was founded in 1994 by a small group of passionate gardeners and environmentalists. Their dream was to establish a public garden for all to enjoy, and they did just that.
Within the garden you'll find a myriad of wonderful walking paths that take you past all sorts of stunning foliage. Informational signs are strategically placed throughout so you can learn all about this region's unique flora.
Also located within the garden is a community building with a solar greenhouse. The garden does a great job of holding community events in order to educate the public about the environment. As of
right now, they have all sorts of workshops and classes lined up for the year.
Best of all, the garden is open year-round, so you can drop by whenever is convenient for you. Visitors are welcome to come and explore anytime from dawn to dusk.
See what makes this region of Idaho so special and plan a visit to the Sawtooth Botanical Garden soon. The garden, although small, is packed with lovely scenes that you definitely won't be forgetting anytime soon. Visit them at 11 Gimlet Rd, Ketchum, ID 83340.
Have you been to this lovely little garden before? What’s your favorite place to view springtime flowers in Idaho? Let us know in the comments! For more locations like this one, check out our list of
7 Places Te See Wildflowers In Idaho This Spring.