Tonto Basin, Arizona: Shoe Tree

Scraggly tree targeted to hold shoes tossed by locals and passersby. Look for the plastic pink flamingo.
AZ 188, Tonto Basin, AZ
In the Tonto National Forest, 16 mi. north of Roosevelt Lake on Highway 188 at a pullout on the right/east, about 5 miles south of the junction with highway 87.
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Shoe Tree.

Shoe Tree

A tree full of shoes (and a plastic pink flamingo); perhaps the result of a Wizard of Oz type tornado?

[Kaitlyn Barrett, 04/12/2015]

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