Old tree witnessed Civil War action

Old tree witnessed Civil War action

Atlantic Beach on the Crystal Coast of North Carolina has more to offer than just sun, sand and surf. I discovered this grand Live Oak tree on a trail at the Hoop Pole Creek Nature Preserve. Known by locals as the Portrait Tree, it is estimated to be more than 300...
A Lowcountry Treasure: The Angel Oak

A Lowcountry Treasure: The Angel Oak

Standing the test of time I love trees — especially those that have stood for centuries and witnessed the birth of our country, wars, peace, and everything in between. There is no greater tree than the Angle Oak on Johns Island, South Carolina. Once in danger of...