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The "old man" at The Crags. This is the coolest old tree that I have run into in the Estes Area.
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Guy H.
Sep 7, 2010
The "old man" at The Crags. This is the coolest old tree that I have run into in the Estes Area.  
Guy H.
Fort Collins CO
Guy H.   Fort Collins CO
I did some research and this is a bristle pine tree. They can live to be over 4000 years old! I would guess this one is still a baby at 1000yrs old.

Some idiot cut a section out of one of the roots. I am guessing to date the tree. Sep 14, 2010
Guy, I'm led to believe this is a Limber Pine, and that idiot? burl carvers.... Nov 30, 2010

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