Tree Information

Common Name: red spruce

Scientific Name: Picea rubens

Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: yes

Circumference: 165 in.

Height: 115 ft.

Crown: 48 ft.

Points: 292

Date Last Measured: 2013

Last Measured by: Jordan Endahl

Comments: This tree was found and measured by participants in the 2003 Youth Conservation Camp sponsored by the Virginia Soil and Water Conservation Districts.

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Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Giles

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Land Owner: USFS

GPS Coordinates: 37.39217, -80.49518

Directions: George Washington & Jefferson National Forests, Eastern Divide Ranger District, War Spur Loop Trail. Follow map - when trail meets creek to the north, tree will be on the other side of the creek, visible from the trail.

Owner Address: Blacksburg

Contact Information

Contact Name: Jeff Kirwan

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 210F Cheatham Hall

Blacksburg, VA 24061

Contact Phone: (540) 231-72

Contact Info: Nominator


Original Nominator(s): Jim Clark

Other Nominators: Youth Conservation Camp

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