This tour explores the Atlanta BeltLine Arboretum Westside Trail with a focus on the horticultural collections and interesting facts about the surrounding neighborhoods. Come out and explore this part of the Atlanta BeltLine that is home to Art on the BeltLine including ConNectar – an art piece installed by Trees Atlanta that shares the importance of pollinators in our urban forest.
A walking tour activates your body, mind, and spirit! It’s a fun and engaging way to observe the evolution of the Atlanta BeltLine, the growth of the Arboretum, and the history of the neighborhoods through which they pass. Come join us to learn about the trail and enjoy fresh air, new city views, and fascinating Atlanta history.
About the Guide: Alison Mawle is a docent with Trees Atlanta and regularly leads tours on the Westside Trail.
Getting There: Meet at the Intersection of Peeples and White Street at Rose Circle Park by the Circles Sculpture and basketball court. Closest GPS Address: 828 Peeples Street SW, Atlanta, GA 30310. Street Parking is available. Nearest MARTA station is West End, approximately 5-10 minute walk to the meeting space