Posts Tagged ‘pseudotsuga menziesii’

Looking Up (Again)

Looking up in the Grove of the Patriarchs in Mt. Rainier National Park.

douglas fir - pseudotsuga menziesii - in grove of the patriarchs western red cedar thuja plicata in grove of the patriarchs

Grove of the Patriarchs

Being from the West coast of Canada, the “old growth” forest at the Grove of the Patriarchs in Mt. Rainier National Park did not really impress me a lot. Still, it was a nice walk to the grove. I think that this area might have been a bit more stunning before the flooding rearranged the area – a sandy forest floor was not really what I was expecting.

grove of the patriarchs boardwalk douglas fir - pseudotsuga menziesii - bark

western red cedar thuja plicata bark ohanapecosh river bridge in grove of the patriarchs ohanapecosh river in grove of the patriarchs