An excellent resource guide developed by Pacific Power. This pamphlet offers advice on how to choose the right tree for the right place, how to plant a tree, lists the 100 best tree species to plant adjacent to power lines, and offers advice on pruning. A must for every homeowner.
Honoring the past by helping us build the future. Memorial donations help sustain the Arboretum’s many collections. Download a memorial brochure at right.
The Yakima Valley Audubon Society has produced an excellent bird viewing guide and checklist for the Arboretum. Download the brochure and see how many of these birds you can find at the Arboretum during your next visit.
A guide to feeding and caring for hummingbirds in Yakima. Produced by the Yakima Valley Audubon Society.
The Yakima Area Arboretum has both a short and long compass course. You will need to bring your own compass to complete the course.
Challenge yourself to an environmental scavenger hunt the next time you visit the Arboretum. Expect to take up to 2 hours to finish the whole thing. Good luck.
Field Trip Information Sheet
Download an overview of the Arboretum’s “Ecosystem Investigations” field trip program.
Facility Rental Information
The Arboretum is the perfect place to hold your next business meeting, retirement party or workshop. Click at right for prices and details.
Use this seating chart to plan ahead. Rooms will be arranged to your specifications.