"This hackberry is one of my favorite trees on the high plains of northeastern Colorado, in the little town of Sedgwick, geographically in the “heart” of our Nation. This tree has withstood the rigors of the plains for many a year and is no worse for the wear."


Celtis occidentalis

Located: Sedgwick, CO

Trunk Diameter: 54.7”

Height: 75’

Crown Spread 65’

Tied for 1st on Colorado’s Champion Tree List

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