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Canyonville, Oregon: Stump with a Roof

Loggers chopped down a Douglas Fir in Canyonville that had been growing since 1350. Someone felt guilty, nailed an informative sign to the trunk, and built a small roof over the stump.

305 SE Canyon St., Canyonville, OR
East edge of town, on the south side of SE 3rd St., just east of its intersection with SE Canyon St.
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Douglas Fir Stump.

Douglas Fir Stump

142-year-old tree trunk, 110 inches diameter.

[Melissa, 01/29/2022]

According to a sign nailed to it, the Douglas Fir was 142 years old "when Columbus discovered America." That would make the stump around 675 years old.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Eagle Nabs FishEagle Nabs Fish, Canyonville, OR - < 1 mi.
Wildlife SafariWildlife Safari, Winston, OR - 17 mi.
Winchester Fish LadderWinchester Fish Ladder, Winchester, OR - 25 mi.
In the region:
Little Bros Cavemen, Grants Pass, OR - 33 mi.

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