Where is the Golden Spruce Tree Located?

Kiidk’yaas or Kiid K’iyaas (‘ancient tree’), also referred to as the Golden Spruce, was a Sitka Spruce tree, Picea sitchensis ‘Aurea’, that grew on the banks of the Yakoun River in Haida Gwaii (Queen Charlotte Islands), British Columbia. It had a rare genetic mutation causing its needles to be golden in color.