Welcome to the Gloster Arboretum where visitors are invited to experience a stunning abundance of trees, shrubs, and flowers, many of which are native to southern Mississippi, preserved in a natural setting along the roads and trails of this 400-acre nature preserve.  
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Memberships - Join the Gloster Arboretum
Levels of Membership Gloster Arboretum

Gloster Arboretum

Gloster Arboretum

Gloster Arboretum
  • Lifetime Membership $1000
  • Yearly membership $150
Benefits of Membership
  • Notification of ongoing activities
  • Quarterly newsletter
  • Availability for overnight camping for groups (reservations and tent fee required)
  • Eligibility for overnight accommodations (maximum of 10 people) in the spacious, three-bedroom house/headquarters (reservations and nightly fee required)
  • Permission to fish in the two ponds located inside the Arboretum gates and white fence (Keep all bream that are big enough to eat. Catch and release all catfish and bass since they have been purchased to eat the bream.)
  • Opportunity to pick blueberries from onsite orchard during months of June and July (free)
Gift Memberships
  • A perfect and unique gift for a friend or family member to enjoy the outdoors in the beautiful natural setting the Gloster Arboretum affords
  • A personal letter recognizing the donor and listing membership benefits will be sent to the recipient.
Tax Deductible Donation
  • The Gloster Arboretum is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization. Your membership fee or donation is a tax-deductible contribution.
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Gloster Arboretum, purchasing a gift membership, or if you just wish to make a donation, please contact us at glosterarboretum@bellsouth.net or send your request in writing to Von Odenwald, P.O. Box 1002, Gloster, MS 39638, or download this membership form, complete and mail to us.