The knarled remains of this tree stand in mute testament to the harsh conditions it endured. This is the Jeffery Pine that Ansel Adams took a well known photo of. It died in 1976 but remained standing until 2003. This photo is from 2001, a couple of years before it fell over.
Date: July 26, 2001
Location: Sentinel Dome, Yosemite NP, CA