So glad I got to see this iconic landmark before.
The storm was just too much for it, the Calaveras Big Trees Assn.
Dec 28, On Sunday, January 8 at approximately pm, the iconic Pioneer Cabin Tree, one of California’s oldest tourist attractions and a beloved specimen of a rare California native species, fell.
Cut tree tops 09, - The Pioneer Cabin Tree, one of California’s oldest tourist attractions and a beloved specimen of a rare California native species, fell Sunday in Calaveras Big Trees State Park.
A combination of trunk and root decay and storm water runoff appears to have brought the giant sequoia down at its base, shattering it and a nearby cedar tree. Jan 09, Photos of the fallen icon, captured by park volunteer Jim Allday, were posted to the Calaveras Big Trees Association Facebook page, accompanied by the caption: “The Pioneer Cabin tree has fallen!
This iconic and still living tree - the tunnel tree - Estimated Reading Time: 4 mins.
The Pioneer Cabin Tree stood approximately feet tall and was 22 feet in diameter at breast height - this is as it stood in recent times.
Jan 09, One of northern California's biggest tourist attractions is no more. The"pioneer cabin tree," a Giant Sequoia with a tunnel visitors could once drive through, fell down over the weekend after a massive storm rocked the area, ABC News shrubgrinding.barted Reading Time: 2 mins.