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The Bog Garden at Benjamin Park

1101 Hobbs Rd, Greensboro, NC 27410-4819
+1 336-373-2199
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Rustic Trails

The Bog Garden is a great change of pace against Gso's other parks. It has a quiet, rustic, and... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Mercedes F
Great place to relax after a tough day at the office

Gets you back to nature, right in the middle of the city. Clean and well maintained. Safe for all... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2017
Tina M
Greensboro, North Carolina
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  • Average7%
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1101 Hobbs Rd, Greensboro, NC 27410-4819
+1 336-373-2199
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

The Bog Garden is a great change of pace against Gso's other parks. It has a quiet, rustic, and woodsy feel. The ducks and turtles that live in the pond are great.

Thank Mercedes F
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Gets you back to nature, right in the middle of the city. Clean and well maintained. Safe for all ages. Also a good place to walk your dog. We are regulars here

Thank Tina M
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

So, I didn't go in march. But I used to go every weekend with my grandparents. Growing up nearby, it was a weekend staple activity. We would watch the ducks on the pond and enjoy quality time.

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This place is unique in the area and can be a pleasant place to walk but it is often crowded. With people walking abreast on the raised walkways, a dog or two leering at the understandably concerned wildfowl, some cute but boisterous kids and you...More

Thank LizzieLizzie2014
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

It was ok, I didn't really understand why it had such high review. It was near the Tanger garden and shops so it's ok to stop by, but no need to go out of the way.

Thank itsxjackie
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We have had the opportunity to walk thru these gardens a few times and no matter the time of year, it is always quite enjoyable. You will hear animals and birds scampering thru the woods and see all kinds of things on the water.

Thank bobos24
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This would be a nice romantic place for a lunch. Shady, quiet, hidden, cool. Neat little waterfall just a short distance away from the shopping at Friendly Center

Thank Christy K
Reviewed 14 February 2017

You can almost miss the Bog Garden if you are not sure where you are going. However, though it is hidden the surroundings are nice and I just had a sense of calm and peace while walking there.

Thank jdadiva
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Right across the street from a major mall, but easy to miss the entrance. Very nice walking trails with a boardwalk the elevated you above the water/swamp as necessary which afforded you nice views of wildlife. A nice serene walking path all around a nice...More

Thank ralph r
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

This park is one of the reasons why I love the Greensboro area. So many "secret places" like this are hidden amidst shopping malls and high-traffic areas. Once you park your car and begin walking, it's as though you have been swept into a secret...More

Thank 1MandA
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Where do you park?
19 July 2016|
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Response from Jim D | Reviewed this property |
On the public streets in the neighborhood
What are your hours of operation
25 June 2016|
Response from vanguard20104u | Reviewed this property |
The hours vary. They are open year round, from sunrise to sunset. Winter, shorter daylight hours Summer, longer daylight hours.
Ann L
Can you take someone in a wheelchair on the entire trail?
25 June 2016|
Response from Dave M | Reviewed this property |
The lower trail is completely accessible to a wheel chair but not the hillside trail. You will be able to view most of the garden from the lower trail