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Landis Arboretum

Esperance, Schoharie County

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Landis Arboretum, a former farm overlooking the Schoharie Valley, is one of only three arboreta in eastern North America that have old-growth forests...and it boasts two!

Wildlife to Watch

  • Bluebirds
  • Hawks
  • Owls
  • Woodpeckers
  • Ravens
  • Ducks
  • Herons
  • Turtles
  • Frogs

Where to Watch

  • Hiking trails
  • Forest
  • Gardens

Recreational Opportunities

  • Hiking
  • Bird- and owl-watching


548 acres

Closest Town



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Contact Information

Telephone: 518-875-6935

Address: 174 Lape Rd., Esperance, NY

Website: Landis Arboretum (This link leaves DEC's website)