Western Red Cedar (Thuja plicata) — near Elder Cedar Reserve

Circumference: 5.60 metres (18' 4")
Diameter at breast height: 1.78 metres (5' 10")
Scar near the base on the east side.

GaLTT tree ID: #76
Year nominated: 2016
Nominated by Ron Bilquist

Location: This tree is on Crown land, 50m outside the western boundary of Elder Cedar Nature Reserve, and 275m north of North Road.
Latitude: 49.15866°
Longitude: 123.76649°

Notes: The largest circumference red cedar in BC (in Tofino) is 18.95 metres.

Access: No trail access.

redcedar photo

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