Common Name: eastern white pine
Scientific Name: Pinus strobus
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 192 in.
Height: 130 ft.
Crown: 68 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2013
Last Measured by: Jordan Endahl
Comments: Tree is healthy. Landowners requested that it not be cut. New state & all-time champion in 2013.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Smyth
Land Owner: Jonathan Blevins
GPS Coordinates: 36.82681, -81.58119
Directions: Just past 290 Blake Rd is an old cinder block garage. Follow the logging trail down the hill past the garage to the stream crossing. Go right (west) along the stream approx. 100 yds. Tree is located on small bluff on left. Middle Fork of Holston River. Tree is visible above all other trees from the road to the left of 321 Blake Rd.
Owner Address: 203 Wasson Cir.
Marion, VA 24354
Owner Phone: 276-759-4282
Contact Name: Dennis York
Contact Address: P. O. Box 978
Abingdon, Virginia 24212
Contact Info: Denis York: Virginia Department of Forestry (retired). Dale Blevins is also listed as owner.
Original Nominator(s): Dennis York and Brian Ledford