Photographed May 31, 2015
Curtiss, Clark County, Wisconsin
THE BIG WHITE PINE
This tree was a landmark near the Iron-Ashland Co. line northeast of Glidden, Wis. The first section of 20 ft. is in Glidden. Les got the next cut of 12 ft.
The tree measured 6 ft. on the stump. The tree was 144 ft. high. The first limb was 65 ft. up. The age of the tree is over 400 years.
This tree was located in the area where the Les Bowen family and friends have hunted since 1939.
The marker is locatedon the grounds of Curtiss Boomtown Sno-Chasers, at the east end of West Green Street, east of its intersection with North Meridian Street / County Highway E, at 201 West Green Street, Curtiss, Wisconsin 54422.
Curtiss Boomtown Sno-Chasers
The maker is on the grounds of Boomtown Snow-Chasers in Curtiss, Wisconsin.