Western Red Cedar (Thuja plicata) — Elder Cedar Reserve

Circumference: 5.89 metres (19' 4")
Diameter at breast height: 1.87 metres (6' 2")
Fire scar at base on east side.

GaLTT tree ID: #75
Year nominated: 2016
Nominated by Ron Bilquist

Location: Elder Cedar Nature Reserve, near the northwest corner of the Reserve.
Ownership: Islands Trust Fund
Latitude: 49.16249°
Longitude: 123.76274°

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

Access: No public trail access.

redcedar photo