Bainbridge, Ohio: Shoe Tree

An abnormal shoe tree - a tree trunk with shoes nailed to it by generous passers-by. The local authorities hate it.

Address:
Savage Rd, Bainbridge, OH
Directions:
Take Chagrin Rd northwest from US 422 and Hwy 306 for about a mile, then turn right onto Savage Rd. The tree is on Savage Rd north of Chagrin Rd. and south of Washington St.
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Shoe Tree.

Shoe Tree

Interesting and kinda cool that there are so many different styles of footwear -- and a few other items such as roller blades, skates, a skateboard....

[Ohio Guy, 08/03/2021]

Shoe Tree.

Shoe Tree

The Chagrin Falls/Bainbridge shoe tree is still there. It's located on Savage Rd.

[Francene Payne, 04/28/2020]

This particular tree has been accumulating shoes for at least 20 years. Unlike most Shoe Trees that have shoes hurled into their branches, this one has shoes nailed to its trunk.

Shoe tree.

Shoe Tree

Many, many shoes -- and some new soccer cleats have just been put there.

[Robert Kucera, 04/15/2016]

Shoe Tree.

Shoe Tree

The shoe tree is right along the street, and it was not busy, so we made a u-turn and went back to take a picture.

[AliciaDug, 10/13/2013]
Shoe Tree

The Shoe Tree was put back up July 6, 2009.

[b harvey, 07/24/2009]

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