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The Big Tree, Rockport

#11 of 22 in Things to do in Rockport
Landmark · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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  • My husband and I always visit the Big Tree when we are in Rockport. The Big Tree is in Goose Island State Park (on the outskirts). The tree is one of the largest Live Oak trees in the US. Thirty...  more »
  • What a Big Tree! Very cool! Lovely they are keeping it for all to see. We saw whooping cranes and roseate spoonbills along with other birds across the road in a pasture! Don't miss it!  more »
  • Loved seeing this tree again! The first time I saw it was in 1976, and what's so amazing is that it looks pretty much the same. So glad that it's still doing well and that it's protected!
  • It is so beautiful, you won't want to leave! The whole area is lovely and so peaceful. Nature at its finest.

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