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Arboretum Walking Tour

We invite you on a walking tour of the campus to visit a variety of the tree species here at St. Mary's College.

There are two options for this self-guided tour.  You can print the map below and follow the trails around the campus, or you can participate in an interactive tour using your smartphone or or other internet-enabled device!  Enjoy!

To begin the interactive tour:

  1. Download the Arboretum Walking Tour Map by clicking here to your internet-capable mobile device (such as a smartphone or iPad).
  2. As you follow the trails marked on the map, you will see signs marking the specific tree species.  When you see the code on the tree species sign, just select the appropriate audio file from the list below to hear President Urgo's narration!

Audio Files for Interactive Walking Tour:

Code Tree Species
1101 Willow Oak (Quercus phellos)
1102 Kwanzan Cherry (Prunus serrulata ‘Sekiyama’)
1103 Black Walnut (Jugalans nigra)
1104 White Cedar (Thuja occidentalis)
1105 Willow Oak (Quercus phellos)
1106 Lacebark Elm (Ulmus parvifolia)
1107 Natchez Crape Myrtle (Lagerstroemia ‘Natchez’)
1108 American Sycamore (Platanus occidentalis)
1109 Sweetbay Magnolia (Magnolia virginiana)
1110 American Sweetgum (Liquidambar styraciflua)
1111 Silver Maple (Acer saccharinum)
1112 Yoshino Cherry (Prunus yedoensis)
1113 Japanese Pagoda Tree (Styphnolobium japonicum)
1114 Ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba)
1115 White Mulberry (Morus alba)
1116 Eastern Redbud (Cercis canadensis)
1117 Red Cedar (Juniperus virginiana)
1118 Yellow Buckeye (Aesculus flava)
1119 Bald-Cyprus (Taxodium distichum)
1120 Red Maple (Acer rubrum)
1121 Southern Crabapple (Malus angustifolia)
1122 Loblolly Pine (Pinus taeda)
1123 River Birch (Betula nigra)
1124 Tulip Poplar (Liriodendron tulipifera)
1125 Hinoki-Cypress (Chamaecyparis obtusa)
1126 Japanese Black Pine (Pinus thunbergii)