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Oregon's Largest Monterey Cypress

15461 Museum Rd, Brookings, OR 97415-9519
+1 541-469-6651
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First it says it's the largest in the world... then it says it's the largest in Oregon... Well... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Mary H
Wife had to see it

Every couple of years my wife has to stop by here and take a picture or 2. It's easy to get to... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
Ruch, Oregon
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15461 Museum Rd, Brookings, OR 97415-9519
+1 541-469-6651
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

First it says it's the largest in the world... then it says it's the largest in Oregon... Well... it was a tree. The museum associated with it maybe be more worthwhile. We did stop and visit the tree but... it wasn't amazing.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Every couple of years my wife has to stop by here and take a picture or 2. It's easy to get to, just a little south as you get into Brookings/Harbor on the east side of Hwy 101.

Thank alanvoetsch
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Cool to look at but no parking and in a guys yard. Big tree but that's about it. It was hard to find on the google maps due to the location and there isn't any clear signs advertising.

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 20 July 2016

This is one magnificent cypress tree. Planted in the 1850's by one of the areas original settlers, the tree is in wonderful condition, strong and healthy looking. You can see it from hwy. 101, but if you pull off the road at the "Chetco Museum"...More

1  Thank AlaskansinOR
Reviewed 20 July 2016

It's an easy pull off from Hwy 101, on the southern edge of Brookings. Tree is precariously close to road cut so don't know how much longer it will last before it topples over onto Museum Road.

Thank lithuanian8416
Reviewed 1 June 2016

The tree is Huge and quite impressive. The museum is small and easy to tour. The museum is well maintained

Thank Jollywomon
Reviewed 8 February 2016

beautiful tree. and so totally awesome that it's right here in our hometown. stop on your way through, or if you live here, take time to visit the cool museum and the tree. the tree, which goes by 'monty' (a blake monterey cypress) is awe...More

Thank dmc50
Reviewed 27 January 2016

I wonder where to park vehicle here if the museum is close (open Saturday and Sunday). We drove around and couldn't find a "legal" place to park. I came out to take pictures while husband still in a car. Like others said, it can be...More

Thank Mozou-Kozou
Reviewed 1 December 2015

This tree was planted on this spot over a hundred years ago. There are flowers and a nice little path leading up to it. If you like to read the history of a place you should pull off on this little side road and check...More

1  Thank Jana R
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Interesting little museum and the tree really is huge. The picture is of the tree with my 6'2 husband standing under it.

Thank Lois C
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17 August 2015|
Response from Lois C | Reviewed this property |
Just south of Brookings,Or.