A Remarkable chestnut oak

Tree Information
Common Name: chestnut oak
Scientific name: Quercus montana
Category: Unique tree
Notes: This is the inside view of a bear denning tree studied by researchers at Virginia Tech. At the bottome can be seen a sow and her cubs. The den entrance is 9 meters high and it was 6.8 meters down to where the bears were.
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Nominator: Mike Vaughan
Location of Tree
County/City: Giles
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