Preston, Iowa: Jump Rope Tree

Over 100 jump ropes of many colors hang from its branches. The jump ropes appeared after the nearby Hulu Hoop Tree was cut down.
Address:
2063-3999 446th Ave., Preston, IA
Directions:
About one mile east of town on IA-64. Turn north onto 446th Ave. and you'll see the tree on the left.
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Jump Rope Tree.

Jump Rope Tree

Over 100 jump ropes of many colors gently swing from the branches of a tree just east of Preston. Many people come by and add their own jump ropes to the tree. The Jump Rope Tree was started by fans of the Hulu Hoop Tree in nearby Amber, Iowa, after it was removed due to safety concerns.

[David Hockett, 05/16/2020]

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