Tree Rock
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member NevaP
N 41° 08.012 W 105° 20.809
13T E 470891 N 4553638
Quick Description: This marker stands by a tree that has fascinated travelers for the past 140 years.
Location: Wyoming, United States
Date Posted: 6/7/2007 10:07:53 AM
Waymark Code: WM1N8C
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Udink
Views: 153

Long Description:
The solitary tree growing out of a crevice in a boulder has been an object of interest since the railroads first came through here in 1867. It has been the subject of countless photographs and can be found in every postcard rack in the vicinity. The large marker at the site tells its story:

There's an older bronze plaque set in the boulder.

The parking area at the tree is accessible from both east and westbound I-80.

Marker Name: Tree Rock

Marker Type: Rural Roadside

Addtional Information: Not listed

Group Responsible for Placement: Not listed

Date Dedicated: Not listed

Marker Number: Not listed

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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