Giant Sitka Spruce

Giant Sitka Spruce by Allan J Jones Photography
Giant Sitka Spruce

This is one of the largest Sitka spruce trees in the world … and is quite accessible. It is only a short walk from the road along Lake Quinault. So, it gets a lot of visitors. I was there as a child … (that’s me being held by my father). Since 1950, the shrubs have grown up around the base of the tree… this was taken on the back side of the photo above.

1940's Jones 2

Top Photo:
Camera: Nikon D850
Lens: Nikon 24-85mm set at 24mm
ISO 640    1/250 sec    f/8.0

4 thoughts on “Giant Sitka Spruce

    1. while we were there some out of country tourists asked me to take their photo in from of it. When I showed them that photo on my phone they laughed hard and thought it was something.

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