18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Forest Rapids Overlook

Nestled along flowing rapids in a temperate rainforest, a singular wooden overlook stands sentry along the Lake Marian Track. Icy blue water rushes over moss covered rocks making a cacophony to cover any human noise, reminding you of the raw unkept nature of this world.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: New Zealand
Copyright: © Zac Nelson