Few People Know About This Ancient And Massive Cedar Tree Hidden In An Idaho Forest
By Courtnie Erickson|Published February 22, 2023
From Southern Utah to the Panhandle in Idaho, Courtnie Erickson has lived in what she believes are the best (and the most beautiful!) areas in the country. She graduated with a journalism degree from Utah State University and has more than 15 years of professional writing experience. You’ll likely see her with a Dr. Pepper in her hand and a pair of running shoes on her feet. Courtnie is a writer and editor at OnlyInYourState.
Idaho is home to some incredible natural wonders. Many of these are well-known and heavily visited like the awe-inspiring Shoshone Falls. However, there are several lesser-known natural wonders in Idaho that are just as spectacular like the “Champion Tree of Idaho.” Tucked away in a beautiful grove of cedar trees, you’ll find one of the largest and most remarkable cedar trees in the state. This is a natural wonder that is sure to leave you mesmerized — see for yourself.
Have you ever been to the Champion Tree of Idaho? What was your experience like? We’d love to hear all about your journey in the comments. You can also learn more about this trail, including seasonal trail closures, on the Forest Service website.