Deep Roots: Gettysburg Witness Tree

Deep Roots: Gettysburg Witness Tree

This ancient White Oak tree located just east of the town of Gettysburg looks beautiful with its vast spreading limbs, but it stands as silent witness to  devastating scenes that occurred after the three-day Battle of Gettysburg in July of 1863. Gettysburg Witness...
Old Tree On Crystal Coast Witnessed Civil War Action

Old Tree On Crystal Coast 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 a grand Live Oak tree on a trail at the Hoop Pole Creek Nature Preserve that is estimated to be more than 300 years old. Known by locals as the Portrait...
The Angel Oak Tree In Charleston, S.C.

The Angel Oak Tree In Charleston, S.C.

It’s hard to describe The Angel Oak Tree in Charleston, S.C., but I’ll give it a try. Massive. Majestic. Beautiful. Spiritual. This legendary live oak tree on Johns Island just outside of Charleston, S.C. is truly a must-see destination and should be on...