The Major Oak is a huge English oak tree near the village of Edwinstowe in the heart of Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire, England. According to local folklore, it was Robin Hood's shelter where he and his merry men slept. It weighs an estimated 23 tons, has a girth of 33 feet (10 metres), and is about 800–1000 years old.[1] In June 2002, the Tree Council designated the Major Oak one of fifty Great British Trees in recognition of its place in the national heritage.

The Major Oak is a huge English oak tree near the village of Edwinstowe in the heart of Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire, England. According to local folklore, it was Robin Hood's shelter where he and his merry men slept. It weighs an estimated 23 tons, has a girth of 33 feet (10 metres), and is about 800–1000 years old.[1] In June 2002, the Tree Council designated the Major Oak one of fifty Great British Trees in recognition of its place in the national heritage.

“ Puzzlewood is an ancient woodland site, near Coleford in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England. The site, covering 14 acres, shows evidence of open cast iron ore mining dating from the Roman period, and possibly earlier. In 1848 some...

“ Puzzlewood is an ancient woodland site, near Coleford in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, England. The site, covering 14 acres, shows evidence of open cast iron ore mining dating from the Roman period, and possibly earlier. In 1848 some...

6,105 Likes, 131 Comments - adolfo serra (@adolfoserra) on Instagram: “Procesos "El bosque dentro de mí". Book process "The forest in me"”

6,105 Likes, 131 Comments - adolfo serra (@adolfoserra) on Instagram: “Procesos "El bosque dentro de mí". Book process "The forest in me"”

Redwood Forest California > Sequoia National Park. Beautiful trees . . . nature in all her glory!

Redwood Forest California > Sequoia National Park. Beautiful trees . . . nature in all her glory!

Explore the forest using your 5 senses. Great nature activity for children from Mommy Loves Trees. #outdoorfamilies

20 Ways to Explore the Forest Using Your 5 Senses

Explore the forest using your 5 senses. Great nature activity for children from Mommy Loves Trees. #outdoorfamilies

Gorgeous Kids Books about Life in the Forest - explore nature, woodland animals & STEM reading!

Kids Books about Life in the Forest

Gorgeous Kids Books about Life in the Forest - explore nature, woodland animals & STEM reading!

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