There’s No Other Historical Landmark In Maryland Quite Like This 400-Year-Old Tree

Maryland is full of marvels, from natural wonders to man-made structures. Today, we’re featuring a local tree that used to be one of the largest in the US. Now, it’s preserved to pay remembrance to its once wondrous size. Come see what’s left of Maryland’s majestic Wye Oak at Wye Oak State Park. There’s no other place quite like it.

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Find Wye Oak State Park at:

14214 Old Wye Mills Road

Wye Mills, MD 21679

Visit the official park website here.

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