Tag : Calaveras Big Trees State Park
Pioneer Cabin Tree title : Sequoia Historic 'Tunnel Tree' With Drive-Thru Trunk Falls During Severe California Winter
summary : One of the most popular and photographed U.S. trees in Calaveras Big Trees State Park in California - a giant sequoia with a tunnel cut into it from the 1880s - succumbed to recent severe winter weather and rain, toppling over Sunday and splintering on impact. Called the Pioneer Cabin Tree, this sequoia is believed to be hundreds of years old. Many admirers of the tree are posting on social media their photos of driving through the tree.
date : Jan 09, 2017 11:47 AM EST