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Hyperion: a coast redwood (Sequoia sempervirens) in Northern California that was measured at m ft), which ranks it as the world’s tallest known living tree.

I think that I shall never see A poem lovely as a tree. A tree whose hungry mouth is prest Against the sweet earth’s flowing breast; A tree that looks at God all day, And lifts her leafy arms to pray; A tree that may in summer wear A nest of robins in her hair; Upon whose bosom snow has lain; Who intimately lives with rain

Classifying the world’s tallest, thickest, biggest, and oldest trees can be an extreme challenge. For the National Geographic “Extreme Trees” poster, featured in several of…

Would love to be there

Fairy Bridge (Xian Ren Qiao), Guangxi Province, China, the longest natural bridge in the world

Giant Redwood -- At least 1,500 years old, 300-feet tall, in California's Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park. An 83-photo composite

Biggest, Tallest Tree Photo Ever

~ The Majestic Redwood ~ Prairie Creek Redwood State Park, California. This amazing 300 foot tall, 1500 year old redwood was shot by Nick Nichols for National Geographic. He used a 3 camera, robotic dolly on a gyroscope to create this 83 photo composite.


The portion pictured is known as the Cloud Ladder Hall. It has an area the size of 12 football fields, and the fog is so thick, it is difficult to see the 820 ft m) high ceiling. The ground is covered in vegetation.

Wonder Tree Klamath, California

Wonder Tree Klamath, California

Funny pictures about 365 slices of Britain. Oh, and cool pics about 365 slices of Britain. Also, 365 slices of Britain.

The knotted arbosculpture of a 'Spider's Web' tree (strangler fig)

The knotted arbosculpture of a 'Spider's Web' tree (strangler fig)