The famous Green Elm Tree was also known as “Green Tree Hotel”.

The giant elm stood over 50 feet high, and its canopy was over 100 feet wide.

The “Green Tree”  was over two centuries old

before succumbing to Dutch Elm Disease in 1964.

The Green Tree was a gathering place for riverboat pilots

and provided shade and refuge for men coming to Le Claire in search of jobs on the riverboats.

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Photo Contest

Temporary Photo Contest: Your View COVID-19
While you are hunkering down at home, show us your Green Tree pride! Snap a picture of how you are spending your time with a Green Tree beer or wearing your favorite merch.
We are looking forward to seeing how you are passing the time!

We here at Green Tree Brewery LOVE our view! There are so many things to look at! Everyone sees things differently so we would like to get “Your View of Green Tree Brewery!” Get Creative! We have a fabulous new website and we would love to show the world “Your View” of Green Tree Brewery!

Send us your picture to denise@greentreebrewery.com. We will select a winner every month. Your photo will be featured on our website for a month. Winners will receive a free pint if chosen! Don’t forget, you can find us at the Tax Slayer Center in Moline and at Modern Woodman Park in Davenport (Hint hint)

Pictures will be judged on creativity, not perfection! *Winners will be chosen the 1st of every month! Please keep the pictures coming!