Bloomington, Illinois: Bear Tree

Someone in Bloomington has taken an old, dead tree in their front yard and carved about a dozen little bears climbing around it.

Address:
703 E. Empire St., Bloomington, IL
Directions:
On the south side of E. Empire St./Hwy 9 just east of its intersection with N. Clinton St./US Hwy 150.
Admission:
Free
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Bear Tree

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Bear Tree.

Bear Tree

On East Empire Street in Bloomington there is an old, dead tree that has been carved into yard art with bears climbing all over it.

[Doug Dirr, 12/21/2013]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Large Head On A RoofLarge Head On A Roof, Bloomington, IL - < 1 mi.
Front Yard Civil War MonumentFront Yard Civil War Monument, Bloomington, IL - < 1 mi.
Abe Breaks Up A Fight StatueAbe Breaks Up A Fight Statue, Bloomington, IL - < 1 mi.
In the region:
Giant Lincoln and Perry Como, Washington, IL - 27 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights on Roadside America

Create Your Own Bizarre Road Trips! ...Try My Sights

Mobile Apps

Roadside America app: iPhone, iPad Roadside America app for iPhone, iPad. On-route maps, 1,000s of photos, special research targets! ...More

Roadside Presidents app: iPhone, iPad Roadside Presidents app for iPhone, iPad. POTUS landmarks, oddities. ...More

Illinois Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Houston's Miracle Water: Angel-Approved, New Market, Tennessee (Oct 18-24, 2021)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now