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August 17 @ 5:45 pm - 6:00 pm

WA Tree Farm Program – Tree Farmer of the Year – Celebration August 17, 2021

To celebrate Chuck and Nan Higgins Tree Farmer of the Year award, an in-person award ceremony is scheduled on their Salzer tree farm. Following the ceremony, everyone is invited to a twilight tour of their tree farm.

This is a wonderful opportunity to congratulate the Higgins family for their amazing tree farms and to tour a really special tree farm.

When: August 17, 2021 at 5:45 p.m. at the Salzer Tree Farm located at 196 Reinke Road, Centralia, Washington. The twilight tour will begin at 6 p.m.
Directions to the Salzer tree Farm are as follows

Driving Directions from I-5 North

  1. Take Exit 82 off I-5 for Harrison toward WA-507 N/Mellen Street
  2. Use one of the left two lanes to turn left onto Harrison Avenue.
  3. Get in the right lane, continue for 1.4 miles and turn right onto Pearl Street at a stoplight. The street takes 2 turns and becomes Main Street before you reach Pearl Street.
  4. Follow Pearl Street through 2 more stoplights, about 1/2 mile.
  5. Get in left lane because about 100 feet after you go over a railroad overpass, you need to turn left onto E Summa Street.
  6. Go one block, cross a one-way northbound street and continue straight on what has now become Salzer Valley Road.
  7. Continue for 3.4 miles, then turn right onto Reinke Road.
  8. Go approximately 1/2 mile to get to the Salzer Valley tree farm at 196 Reinke Road. The driveway to the tree farm will be on the right.

From I-5 South

  1. Take exit 79 toward Chamber Way
  2. Get in the right exit lane and turn right onto NW Chamber of Commerce Way
  3. Go 2/10 of a mile and turn left onto N National Ave. which becomes NE Kresky Ave.
  4. Continue 2.7 miles, out of Chehalis and in to Centralia.
  5. Just before a railroad overpass, turn right onto E Summa Street, which becomes Salzer Valley Road.
  6. Stay on Salzer Valley Road for 3.4 miles.
  7. Turn right onto Reinke Road.
  8. Go approximately 1/2 mile to get to the Salzer Valley tree farm at 196 Reinke Road.  The driveway to the tree farm will be on the right.

Details

Date:
August 17
Time:
5:45 pm - 6:00 pm