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www.breitbart.com/local/2017/01/09/pioneer-cabin-down-drive-through-tree-falls...

The tree, located in the Calaveras Big Trees State Park, was once celebrated by “Weird Al” Yankovic in his song, “The Biggest Ball Of Twine In Minnesota.” The song lyric referring to Pioneer Cabin goes: “And a place where you can drive through the middle of a tree.” The tunnel had been carved into the tree’s base 137 years ago.

www.cnn.com/travel/article/drive-through-tree-trnd/index.html

The hole in the tree was cut in the 1880s to compete with "drive-through" trees in nearby Yosemite National Park. The San Francisco Chronicle reports cars once drove through the tree, but in ...

www.visitredwoods.com/listing/drive-through-a-redwood/661

Only on the Northern California coast By Richard Stenger/Redwood Enthusiast EUREKA, Calif. -- Not one but three giant redwoods offer motorists the opportunity to steer their wheels through a living tree. All are right off US Highway 101, known as the Redwood Highway, within an hour or so drive of the historic seaport of Eureka. They are privately owned and charge a nominal fee.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chandelier_Tree

The Chandelier Tree in Drive-Thru Tree Park is a 276-foot (84 m) tall coast redwood tree in Leggett, California with a 6-foot (1.8 m) wide by 6-foot-9-inch (2.06 m) high hole cut through its base to allow a car to drive through. Its base measures 16 ft (4.9 m) diameter at breast height (chest-high). The sign claims 315 ft. high and 21 ft. wide, but a Certified Arborist experienced with tallest ...

www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g32564-d106038-Reviews-Tour_Through_Tree...

Hotels near Tour-Through Tree: (0.00 mi) Klamath Camper Corral (0.17 mi) Woodland Villa Country Cabins (0.23 mi) Mystic Forest RV Park & Campground (0.57 mi) Motel Trees (2.37 mi) Historic Requa Inn; View all hotels near Tour-Through Tree on Tripadvisor

www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g32618-d106035-Reviews-Chandelier_Drive...

Chandelier Drive-Through Tree, Leggett: Address, Phone Number, Chandelier Drive-Through Tree Reviews: 4/5. United States ; California (CA) Mendocino County ; ... 67402 Drive Thru Tree Road, Leggett, CA. Website. 001-707-925-6464. Best nearby. 1 Restaurant within 5 miles. 2 Other Attractions within 5 miles. The Peg House (135) 1.4 mi

www.visitredwoods.com/explore-the-redwoods/drive-through-trees

Of two well-known tree tunnels in Central California, the one in Tuolumne Grove is through a dead tree, and the Wawona Tree in Yosemite fell over in 1969. On California’s Redwood Coast, however, there are three drive-through redwoods still going strong, all of them operated as tourist attractions.

www.npr.org/.../iconic-sequoia-tunnel-tree-brought-down-by-california-storm

The iconic tree was one of just a few tunneled-through sequoias in California. The most famous was the Wawona Tree, in Yosemite National Park; it fell during a winter storm in 1969 at an estimated ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/morning-mix/wp/2017/01/09/winter-storm-fells-one...

Winter storm fells one of California’s iconic drive-through tunnel trees, carved in the 1880s ... The idea of passing through an enormous tree immediately proved to be a hit. Named the Pioneer ...

www.seecalifornia.com/attractions/california-drive-through-trees.html

California Drive-Thru Trees The National Park Service doesn't cut down ancient trees to make drive-thru experiences, but there is a fallen tree you can drive through (left photo) at Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park where you'll also find the world's biggest tree.Visitors can drive through the fallen Tunnel Log along the Crescent Meadow Road in Giant Forest.