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Big Cedar

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 25 June 2013 in Plant & Nature.

This huge cedar tree, that has fallen, is still impressive. It's 14 feet (4.3 meters) in diameter.

Staircase Rapids Loop Trail
Olympic National Park

PATRICK from miramas, France


25 Jun 2013 5:03am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It truly is very big

25 Jun 2013 5:40am

helys from Paris, France

Amazing nature
Wonderful shape, textures, lighting, PoV

25 Jun 2013 5:44am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Un énorme tronc ! Bonne journée

25 Jun 2013 5:51am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Wow that is one hell of a tree......

25 Jun 2013 6:23am

Gheorghe from Bucuresti, Romania

Wonderful shot ! I love the shapes, textures, POV, ... everything

25 Jun 2013 9:09am

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

Oh yes really impressive! Would like to see it still standing, so beautiful trunk !

25 Jun 2013 9:11am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Incredible scale. Sad to see the tree has fallen - but looks like it will remain for quite some time.

25 Jun 2013 10:03am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wow...A giant ! Great capture !

25 Jun 2013 10:17am

Japanalia from Yokohama, Japan

What a background for father and son! "Litlle man" looks tiny indeed!

25 Jun 2013 10:27am

julie from Aregno, France

Impressionnante la racine de cet arbre malheureusement mort ! Le petit avec son papa sont mignons ;) Très belle image, merci Steve. Bonne journée. Bises.

25 Jun 2013 11:02am

franz from Baden, Austria

awesome dimensions, and thanks for providing a sort of scale !!! alex and his dad look happy next to this giant ...

25 Jun 2013 11:24am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

This is really giant!

25 Jun 2013 12:41pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Man, that must have been a real GIANT when he was standing!

25 Jun 2013 12:43pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A most impressive tree Steve! Reminds me of the giant redwoods! ;-)

25 Jun 2013 1:22pm

Shaahin Bahremand from Tehran, Iran

beauty shot

25 Jun 2013 2:30pm

Devi from Chennai, India

Fantastic shot , Steve of the impressive tree!! Lil one has done with the stroller I suppose !!!

25 Jun 2013 3:02pm

Don from Spokane, United States

An excellent shot with which to judge the size of this trunk. Nice shot of the people too.

25 Jun 2013 3:08pm

Huri from tehran, Iran

wow!!!! interesting!

25 Jun 2013 3:48pm

Diana from Olympia, United States

Natures work of art finely captured

25 Jun 2013 6:00pm

Sam from Chennai, India

An impressive large tree. And a beautiful background for Alex and his father. :)

25 Jun 2013 6:05pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

WOW! Seeing them in front of the fallen trunk really gives the immensity of it!

25 Jun 2013 6:07pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Huge indeed!! Looks like it may take 7 or 8 Alex's to span that distance. :-) Great textures in the cedar's trunk.

25 Jun 2013 6:17pm

Patrick M. from Lille, France

Très gros cet arbre ! on fait petit devant cette nature

25 Jun 2013 6:52pm

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, NYC, Canada

Superb shot, thanks to the relatives in the photo we see the massive scale, wonder what
fell this giant ??

25 Jun 2013 6:59pm

@Phil Morris: It was the victim of a wind storm.

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Amazing size! Great find and capture.

25 Jun 2013 7:45pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

That is just really amazing and a wonderful capture too!

25 Jun 2013 8:58pm

Abena from Illinois, United States

That is absolutely marvelous, stunning and impressive!! I actually couldn't imagine how it would be if it were actually up but this puts it into perspective. Great!!

25 Jun 2013 10:43pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

that tree could tell lots of stories

25 Jun 2013 11:44pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Amazing shot of this impressive huge trunk ... colors and light are gorgeous !!!

26 Jun 2013 1:02am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel tronc de cèdre fantastique vue et iamge avec les personnages qui donnent l'échelle.

26 Jun 2013 3:06am

gerard1948 from Somewhere on earth, Spain

Very impressive, the tree is huge. Unfortunately it is on the ground now, it would have so many stories to tell! Great shot.

26 Jun 2013 4:56am

Vaido from Võrumaa, Estonia

This is huge! Good to have people on photo to show that.

26 Jun 2013 5:09am

L'angevine from Angers, France

un moment entre famille

26 Jun 2013 7:09am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

wow.. that is impressive

27 Jun 2013 7:13am

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

Great shot, that tree is really impressive indeed!

27 Jun 2013 10:32pm

rian from vestavia hills, United States

yup, that definitely is massive! :)

12 Jul 2013 3:15pm