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Patriarch Tree

Patriarch Grove, Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest

When you walk among these ancients, it's easy to imagine them as kindly grandparents. While I walked around waiting for the sun to spotlight the trunk of this tree, I found myself addressing it in my mind as "grandfather."

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