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Cross Timbers Urban Forestry Council Tree Tour

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Tarrant County College - Northwest Campus

4801 Marine Creek Pkwy

Fort Worth, TX 76179

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Take a guided one day tour across the western metroplex to experience some of the areas most historic and famous trees. This unique tour will include trees from the Famous Trees of Texas, Fort Worth Heritage Trees, and State Champion trees . Your tour guides will be Texas A&M Regional Forester, Courtney Blevins, and Wes Culwell, Board Certified Master Arborist and Chairman Elect of the Tarrant County Historical Commission

We will leave from the parking lot of the NW campus of Tarrant County College on Marine Creek Pkwy in northwest Ft. Worth at 9:00 am sharp. Transportation and lunch will be provided. We will return around 4:00 pm.

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SAM HOUSTON CAMPSITE OAK, Coppell, Dallas Cty., 1st treaty w/Indians & Rep. of TX site

ISSAC PARKER OAKS, Hurst, oldest structure in T. Cty. Site. Cynthia Ann Parker info

TRADERS OAK, NE Fort Worth, first T. Cty election site

LUNCH Probably Angelo’s BBQ

TURNERS OAK, W of Downtown FW, tree roots filled with gold

FURSMAN BUR OAK, Westworth Village, huge tree

TANNAHILL OAK, W Ft. Worth, Stagecoach stop, 1874 , oldest in T. Cty. structure still occupied

STATE CHAMPION BLACK WILLOW, W L. Worth, baddest willow in TX, 19’ circ.

CIVILIAN CONSERVATION POST OAKS, NW L. Worth, incredible history and tree galls

WILLIAM F. CHARBONEAU LIVE OAK, L. Worth, more notoriety than any tree in the LW area


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What can I bring into the event?

We suggest you bring a water bottle, comforable clothing, sturdy shoes and an interest in history and nature. Cameras are welcome.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

For questions contact Courtney Blevens (817) 879-3974 cblevins@tfs.tamu.edu

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