Oak tree. Big Chico Creek Canyon, Upper Bidwell Park, Chico, California, USA.
A large oak tree rises in Big Chico Creek Canyon, Upper Bidwell Park, Chico, Butte County, California, USA. Land donation by Annie Bidwell (widow of Chico's founder, John Bidwell) began the park in 1905. Today Bidwell Park is the third largest municipal park in California, stretching nearly 11 miles (18 km) along Big Chico Creek; Upper Park is in the foothills of the southernmost Cascades. Rock formations include the unique Chico Formation sandstone and Lovejoy Basalt rocks.Add to Cart Add to Lightbox Download