Surround Yourself In A Forest Filled With 200-Year-Old Trees At The Chesapeake Arboretum In Virginia
Few things are more grounding than surrounding yourself with nature. Visit the Chesapeake Arboretum in Virginia and you’ll find yourself in the presence of majestic trees, some of which are over 200 years old. Considered to be an outdoor classroom, the Chesapeake Arboretum is also designated by the Department of Conservation and Recreation as one of Virginia’s Natural Treasures. Visitors can look forward to learning about a variety of trees, plants, and wildlife. Perhaps one of the most impressive resources is the three miles of self-guided trails located within the property. No matter your motivation for visiting, your soul will feel renewed after spending time among these beautiful trees.
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A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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