Announcement: Arb Campout (Registration)


Have you always wanted to campout in the Arb? Now's your chance. On Saturday, May 19, the Arboretum is hosting a campout on the Arb grounds. Join us for an evening of games, stargazing, a bonfire, and then sleeping out under the stars. Bring a tent, a hammock, or borrow a tent from the Arb Office (6 available). EVERYONE that is staying overnight must register with the Arboretum. Please email to do so. We will have s'mores available for roasting over the fire. Feel free to bring your own food, or stop by to enjoy the bonfire.

Check-in begins at 7 p.m. on Saturday, May 19 near the Melva Lind Interpretive Center in the Arboretum. At check-in, you will be asked to sign a liability waiver and agree to the following code of conduct. The campout will conclude by 10 a.m. Sunday morning, May 20.

Code of Conduct:


All students attending will sign in upon arrival and agree to the following:

  • No alcohol or drugs.

  • No smoking.

  • Maintain an appropriate noise level.

  • Be respectful of the Arboretum.

  • Be respectful of other campers.

  • Watch the event page for updates on equipment and weather.

  • Restrooms will be available in the Interpretive Center.

Please register by Friday, May 18.

Please contact Bri Jol at or (715)-210-9109 to register, inquire about tents, or if you have any other questions, comments, or concerns.

We hope to see you there.

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