Tonto Basin, Arizona: Shoe Tree

Scraggly tree targeted to hold shoes tossed by locals and passersby. Look for the plastic pink flamingo.

Address:
AZ 188, Tonto Basin, AZ
Directions:
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.
Hours:
Feb. 2021: Reported possibly destroyed in wildfires. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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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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