Scott, Louisiana: Survivor Oak

The venerable tree, toppled by a storm, has been growing sideways ever since. A plaque at its gnarled base declares that it is "dedicated to all survivors."
209 S. Bud St., Scott, LA
I-10 exit 100. Drive south on Ambassador Caffery Pkwy for a half-mile. Turn left (no stoplight) onto Saul Drive. Drive until the street ends at a stop sign. You'll see the Oak ahead, on the right.
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Survivor Oak

A very neat looking tree that is over 150 years old. You are able to climb on it and take pictures.

[Brooke Chesson-Riedel, 01/18/2018]

The tree was toppled by a storm at some time, but no one noticed. It's been growing sideways ever since. A plaque at its gnarled base declares that it is "dedicated to all survivors."

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