TRAM TOURS. Come on board the Arboretum Trumpet Creeper Tram for a narrated tour of the 1,215 acres of gardens and woodlands highlighting the many collections, display gardens and demonstration gardens. The tram accommodates 42 people with one wheelchair space. 

Tram tours are offered the following days/times from May 1 through mid October, 2015:

  • Mondays at noon, 1:30 and 3 p.m.
  • Tues.-Sun. at 10:30 a.m., noon, 1:30, 3 p.m.

The cost for the tram ride is $5, with children 2 and under free. Tickets are for sale at the Oswald Visitor Center on a first- come, first-served basis.

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  On Thursday, Sept. 10, Three-Mile Drive will be closed to vehicles at 1 p.m. and, also on that day,  the 3 p.m. guided tram ride will be cancelled.  The other tram rides will run as scheduled. We apologize for any inconvenience. 


people walking on the bog boardwalk