There’s No Other Historical Landmark In Arizona Quite Like This 2,000-Year-Old Tree
Historical landmarks abound here in Arizona, but how many have you visited that date back over two millennia? This 2,000-year-old oak tree near Prescott has quite literally stood the test of time, weathering the elements – including a devastating fire that killed 19 people – without losing a single branch.
For more information about how to reach the Giant Alligator Juniper, check out the trail maps and more on AllTrails.
Have you ever visited the Giant Alligator Juniper? Are there any other natural landmarks in Arizona that have stood the test of time? Tell us your favorites!
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
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