‘Forest bathing’ walks end, begin year at state park

Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park will end 2018 and begin 2019 with guided “forest bathing” walks. The walks, inspired by the Japanese practice of shinrin-yoku or “forest bathing,” will take participants on a journey where they will “explore nature through the senses as we slow the body and still the mind, cultivating a sense of […]

Boyce arboretum looks forward to ‘Peak Week’

Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park invites everyone to a fall foliage festival. According to arboretum officials, Peak Week should be on schedule for Thanksgiving weekend, and the Fall Foliage Finale Festival “capitalizes on the color,” according to a release. “The Arboretum’s famous Chinese pistachio trees typically show their vivid shades of harvest gold, pumpkin orange […]