Wordful Wednesday-The Best Climbing Tree Around

We found the best climbing tree around. I only wish it was nearer to my house because my kids (and their cousins) LOVED climbing on it. Fortunately for me, it was a perfect photo opportunity, and I couldn’t pass up the chance to get a shot of my kids with some of their cousins.

Do you have any good climbing trees in your neck of the woods? Anyone know what kind of tree this is?

Wordful Wednesday is like Wordless Wednesday, only WITH words. It’s for those of us that can’t contain the chatter, but in a good way. More info. in my tabber box titled WW on the right. Thank you for playing along!

Don’t forget to hop on over to my co-host Amanda’s place (Parenting By Dummies) to see what she has to be Wordful about today!

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About Angie

Angie is a CRAFT dabbling, recipe making, WORD loving, sunshine hording, book DEVOURING, Mama to a lot! She's kind of in love with Instagram right now, so if you want her attention, go find here there. {smiling}

Comments

  1. 1
    Mrs. Cox says:

    Oh my word! That’s like the ultimate climbing tree!! How fun 🙂

  2. 2
    Honey Mommy says:

    That is so cool! I bet people do their family pictures there all the time!

  3. 3
    alicia
    Twitter: projectalicia
    says:

    What a fun shot you got of all the kids together. I’m sure it will be treasured!

  4. 4

    Great pic’s

  5. 5
    DaenelT says:

    Wow! That is definitely a climbing tree.

  6. 6
    genny
    Twitter: GennyHeikka
    says:

    We have good trees, but not like that!!! That is such a great picture, Angie.

    I hope you are doing well!

    Hugs,
    Genny

  7. 7
    Sofia
    Twitter: frompdxwithlove
    says:

    That is one AWESOME tree!

  8. 8

    That really is the best climbing tree ever! WOW! I’d never be able to get my monkeys out of that tree. Happy WW!

  9. 9
    Rachel {at} Mommy Needs a Vacation
    Twitter: RachelVoorhees
    says:

    AWESOME tree!!! I love seeing all those kiddies together!

  10. 10

    I’ve never climbed a tree in my life (can you believe it?), but if that gorgeous one was nearby, I just might be tempted!

  11. 11
    Love{&}Bugs says:

    Wow, that’s awesome!

  12. 12
    cori @ cori's big mouth
    Twitter: corisbigmouth
    says:

    wow that tree is AWESOME!!

  13. 13
    Kimberly
    Twitter: MamasMonologues
    says:

    That is an awesome tree!!

  14. 14
    dysfunctional mom says:

    Love these pictures! I posted kind of similar tree pics on my blog on Monday.

  15. 15
    Xmasdolly
    Twitter: XmasDolly
    says:

    Hello! Hello~ I didn’t know you were back! That’s great & I didn’t know you two teamed up that’s wonderful. (that’s why I’m there twice – sorry). I truly hope all is well with you and great to see you back in circulation! hugs and totally love the pics!

  16. 16
    Dagmar
    Twitter: DagmarBleasdale
    says:

    So cute and how great is that second shot with all the kids!

  17. 17
    Mrs. Marine
    Twitter: mrsmarine
    says:

    O-My Goodness!! That is a huge tree branch!!!

    Aloha! Mrs. Marine
    & the Tiny Troops

  18. 18
    Sheena
    Twitter: sheenatatum
    says:

    That’s one great tree! Love the group shot. My grandmother had a willow tree in her backyard that my cousins and I used to hide out in during our childhood years. Good times.

  19. 19
    Ashley
    Twitter: PorchSwingMom
    says:

    Oh what a fun tree!! My 5 year old son is forever seeking that perfect one– it can be hard to find. What a great picture too!

  20. 20

    Hi, I’m your latest follower. Nice to meet you. Love your pictures. Thanks for sharing. Sure hope you can stop by & do the same. Have a great day!

  21. 21

    Love that last shot w/all the kids…that really is a great climbing tree!

  22. 22
    Teresha@ Marlie and Me
    Twitter: Mommy2Marlie
    says:

    that tree was made for climbing! awesome photo!

  23. 23
    cat@juggling act says:

    Wonderful photos and great family memories.

  24. 24
    Run DMT says:

    Great photos! Our neighborhood is too new for big oak to climb. When we go camping, we typically find some good ones to climb.

  25. 25
    Jessica @FoundtheMarbles
    Twitter: FoundtheMarbles
    says:

    Wow. That is one HUGE tree! Looks like fun!

  26. 26

    what a great tree. wish i had something like that around here.

  27. 27

    Oh WOW! What a tree! Not sure about what kind of tree!

  28. 28

    Climbing trees are awesome. We have a couple in our back yard. 🙂

  29. 29
    Krystyn
    Twitter: SeriousKrystyn
    says:

    Wow…that is an awesome tree. When we were younger, there was a great one where we would go camping!

  30. 30
    Tori Nelson
    Twitter: toristoptalking
    says:

    That seriously looks like the Mac Daddy of all climbing trees! I was lucky to grow up with a big yard full of what seemed like giant trees. Many an afternoon I’d watch my mom look around the neighborhood for me from my seat on a top branch!

  31. 31
    Nicole@MTDLBlog
    Twitter: MTDLBlog
    says:

    What a fabulous tree! When we lived in Hawaii, we had Banyans that allowed for the kids to swing on vines. It was heavenly.

  32. 32
    Stacy Uncorked
    Twitter: RandomCoolChick
    says:

    Holy giant tree branch! What an amazing climbing tree! Sure puts the shame the pine trees my brother and I used to climb in our backyard growing up! 🙂 I’d venture to guess it might be an Oak tree or maybe a Chestnut tree – hard to tell without seeing the leaves. 🙂 Princess Nagger loves to climb the trees in our backyard, particularly the old apple tree right out back – I bet she’d go nuts with her dinosaur playing if we had a tree like that nearby! 😉

    What AMAZING shots of the kids! Absolutely frame-able! 🙂

  33. 33
    Lolli @ Better in Bulk
    Twitter: 1momof5
    says:

    We don’t have any trees quite that cool, but we do have an enormous evergreen tree at the park across the street that the kids LOVE to climb!

  34. 34
    Ashley Sisk says:

    Growing up, I always loved to climb the big magnolia tree in my grandparents’ backyard. Part of me still wants to. 🙂

  35. 35
    Holly at Tropic of Mom says:

    Wow, gotta love a good climbing tree. Judging by the number of kids on that branch, it looks like a good one! We have big trees like that here in southern Florida — could it be a banyan tree?

  36. 36
    A Mountain Momma
    Twitter: amountainmomma
    says:

    Last time I climbed a tree I fell out of it. I hope my kids are more agile than me

  37. 37

    That’s a pretty spectacular tree! I always love “tree pictures” with kids. They can’t help but have a natural smile if they’re climbing a tree, and the contrasting textures make the pics interesting in both color and B&W.

  38. 38
    Latree@Dandelion says:

    a tree? I thought it was a dinosaur’s neck! haha…

  39. 39
    Terra Heck says:

    That tree looks like it’d be super fun to climb on. There’s a couple of trees in a trail nearby our house that I’ve taken photo ops with. They make for pretty additions to the photos.

  40. 40
    jennyleite says:

    Wow! That is an amazing climbing tree. My girls would love to play on that tree. That picture just screams fun!!

  41. 41
    Shana D says:

    Oh my gosh, I don’t think I have ever seen a tree that big before. How fun to have everyone on it for a picture.

  42. 42
    Allison@Slice of Heaven says:

    What a fun tree! We just don’t have trees like that around here.

    I tried to link up but the “boxes” to input my URL and link wouldn’t show up, so I couldn’t link up!

  43. 43
    Christine @ Why We Love Green
    Twitter: whywelovegreen
    says:

    Wow, that looks like a dinosaur!! Here’s my Nevada Bunny at http://whywelovegreen.blogspot.com/2011/07/wordless-wednesday-bunny-rabbit.html

  44. 44
    Andrea
    Twitter: multiplemama
    says:

    that is an awesome tree

  45. 45
    Light Trigger says:

    what a fun!!!

  46. 46
    Mama Zen says:

    What an awesome tree!

  47. 47
    kristin says:

    Well that’s easy. It’s obviously a Giant Kidwood tree. That’s in the genus parvulus nemus, btw.

  48. 48
    Mellisa
    Twitter: mellisarock
    says:

    I don’t think I have ever seen that big of a tree – that outrageous! Great Shots!

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