The park ranger held it up between her thumb and forefinger. It was a mere two inches long. “This is a sequoia cone.” Behind us was a colossus, the General Grant sequoia, the second largest in the world and located in Kings Canyon National Park, standing at a prodigious 268 feet in height. That a seed... Continue Reading →
Suck It To ‘Em
So what's a giant sequoia supposed to do when a huge boulder gets in its way? Why, suck it up, of course.