Western Red Cedar (Thuja plicata) — Twin Beaches
Circumference: 6.25 metres (20' 6")
Diameter at breast height: 1.99 metres (6' 6") —see notes below
GaLTT tree ID: #5
Year nominated: 2015
Nominated by David Boehm
Location: Gabriola Sands Provincial Park at Twin Beaches.
Ownership: BC Parks
1. Multiple stems.
2. Measurements taken below forks 30cm above ground on the uphill side of the tree.
3. The largest circumference red cedar in British Columbia (Tofino) is 18.95 metres.
Access: On the west side of Ricardo Road near the north boundary of the park, immediately above the beach.