Mount Pisgah Arboretum

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United States of America - Oregon - Eugene

Institution Code: MTPA

BGCI Member: No

About the Mount Pisgah Arboretum

Mount Pisgah Arboretum is a 209-acre living tree museum. Its riverside trails, quiet paths through evergreen forests, water garden teeming with life, bright wildflower meadows, and open views across oak savannas delight all ages. Located within Lane County's Howard Buford Recreation Area, the Arboretum lies between the Coast Fork of the Willamette River and the slopes of Mount Pisgah.

Main Address:
Mount Pisgah Arboretum
34901 Frank Parrish Rd.
Oregon 97405-9673 United States of America

Telephone: (503) 747-3817
Fax: (541) 741-4904
Primary Email:

Staff Details

  • Director's Name: Brad van Appel, Executive Director
    Curator's Name: Tom LoCascio, Site Manager
    Plant Records Officer's Name:

About the Garden

  • Institution Type: Botanic Garden
  • Status
  • Status: Private: Yes
  • Date founded: 1973
  • Physical Data
  • Natural Vegetation Area: Yes
  • Total Area: 85 Hectares
    Latitude: 44.0069740
    Longitude: -122.9807430
    Altitude: 0.00 Metres

Features and Facilities

  • Arboretum: Yes
    Arboretum Size: 85
  • Open to public: Yes
    Friends society: Yes

Plant Collections

  • Special Collections:Native plant species.

Conservation Programmes

Research Programmes

Education Programmes

  • Public Lectures/Talks: Yes
    Courses for General Public: Yes
    Education Programme: Yes