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Dow Gardens and Whiting Forest Canopy - Midland, MI

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Dow Gardens and Whiting Forest Canopy

Thursday, September 12

Experience a dazzling 110-acre display of annuals and perennials punctuated by distinctive bridges, an award-winning children’s garden, towering pines, and delightful water features. Admission also includes access to Whiting Forest, home to the longest canopy walk in the United States.  Designed to be accessible for all ages and abilities and open in every season. Canopy Walk has three arms, each end at a unique viewing platform, including views of a forest pond from 25 feet up, a large cargo net in a grove of spruce trees elevated at 25 feet, and an orchard view which includes a viewing platform with a glass floor and railings elevated at 40 feet. We will stop at a cider mill on the way home for lunch and to gather some fall goodies!

Most of the Garden consists of outdoor space and can include extensive walking. Please plan your attire accordingly.

$65 per person (includes motor coach transportation, garden entrance fees; lunch on your own)

Arrive for check-in no later than 8am  
Return to The War Memorial by 5pm

 

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