Ansel Adams said, “a true photograph need not be explained, nor can it be contained in words.” Oops.
Hey you, out there beyond the wall,
Breaking bottles in the hall,
Can you help me?
Pink Floyd, “Hey You”
In the cliff above Spruce Tree House, a pinyon pine can be seen growing out of the rock (top right corner). In the bottom left corner can be seen its roots breaking through. Eventually the tree will cause the cliff to collapse. When asked about the tree, the ranger shrugged. “It’s winning,” he said with a smile.