Crater Lake – Trees 

One of the most interesting things at Crater Lake National Park were the trees near the Lodge. As you probably know by now I love the unusual and the different, therefore, I of course, loved these trees. The rugged shapes of the whitebark pine result from the strong wintry winds to which the trees are … Continue reading Crater Lake – Trees 

Bark – Part I

We can learn a lot from trees: they're always grounded but never stop reaching heavenward. ~Terri Guillemets, "Humans & nature," 2002    Before I start my June month of Oregon I thought I would post a few photos of trees, and more specifically, bark.  I love trees and always tend to gravitate towards the bark … Continue reading Bark – Part I