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Congressman Scott Tipton

Representing the 3rd District of Colorado

Congressman Scott Tipton to Speak at 2012 Capitol Christmas Tree Harvest Near Meeker

October 31, 2012
Press Release

Congressman Scott Tipton (CO-03) will attend and speak at the 2012 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree harvest on Friday, November 2.  Tipton is scheduled to speak at approximately 10:00 a.m. (MT). The 73-foot Engelmann Spruce will be harvested approximately 40 miles east of Meeker on Country Road 8, and then taken to Meeker for a celebration on Saturday before embarking on a tour through Colorado, and then across the country as it makes its way to Washington, D.C.


2012 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Tour

Colorado Stops:

November 6 – Rangely-Steamboat Springs

November 7 – Dillon – Glenwood Springs

November 8 – Grand Junction – Montrose

November 9 – Cortez – Durango

November 10 – Pagosa – Alamosa

November 11 – Colorado Springs – Denver

November 12 – Greeley – LaJunta


For more information on the 2012 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree, visit