In 1914, a young man leaned his bicycle against a tree, left Vashon Island, Washington, and went off to war, never to return. The tree did what trees do, and two became as one. So goes the legend of Vashon’s infamous tree bike — a poignant, romantic, tragic story.
"The Abandoned Treehouse" -- [The Redmond Treehouse of Redmond, Washington located at NE 73rd Way, off 148th Avenue NE, next to the Grass Lawn Community Park in Redmond Washington. Built by Steve Rondel. His children grew up before he could finish this exceptional treehouse. He started it 20 years ago when his oldest son was 5.]~[Photograph courtesy of Curious Places blog from the book "Treehouses of the World" by Pete Nelson & Radek Kurzaj]'h4d-287.2013'