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Bear Tree

If you go down to the woods today you're sure of a big surprise....

Bear Tree - photo by Rachael Marshall, Project AssistantThis bear, hiding up a tree on Little Hampden Upper Common, was first spotted by Emma, niece of local resident Geoff Hopwood.

The bear is actually a growth abnormality around an old wound, which is quite common in trees. It is rare, however, for them to take on such an interesting shape!

If you want directions to this tree, contact us on 01844 355525


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