The Angel Oak in Charleston. Reportedly the oldest thing -- living or man-made -- east of the Rockies, Angel Oak is a live oak tree allegedly years old. It stands in a wooded area along Bohicket Road of John's Island.
~ The Majestic Redwood ~ Prairie Creek Redwood State Park, California. This amazing 300 foot tall, 1500 year old redwood was shot by Nick Nichols for National Geographic. He used a 3 camera, robotic dolly on a gyroscope to create this 83 photo composite.
"A tree that looks at God all day, and lifts her leafy arms to pray; a tree that may in Summer wear a nest of robins in her hair, upon whose bosom snow has lain, who intimately lives with rain." -Trees, by Joyce Kilmer