16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World

On the edge of a solid rock ledge, this impressive Pine Tree sprawls out over a cliff at Starved Rock State Park. With some broken roots and bent branches, this aged beauty has certainly battled over the years.

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Date Taken: 10.2018
Date Uploaded: 10.2018
Photo Location: Utica, Illinois, United States of America
Copyright: © Ryan Minion