Common Name: striped maple
Scientific Name: Acer pensylvanicum
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 38 in.
Height: 49 ft.
Crown: 28 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2010
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Jeff Kirwan
Date First Measured: 2010
Comments: Declared state champion when discovered in 2010. Declared national co-champion in 2019, sharing title with a tree in Connecticut. Current all-time largest documented specimen of the species in the state. The tree appears healthy and sound.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Grayson
Land Owner: State of Virginia - Dept. of Conservation and Recreation
GPS Coordinates: 36.62797, -81.5152
Directions: Grayson Highlands State Park. To left of stables (as viewed from parking lot) and down hill near powerline right-of-way.
Contact Name: Byron Carmean
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Address: 3616 Labrador Lane
Suffolk, VA 23434
Contact Phone: 757-934-0588
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, and Jeff Kirwan