Lonely tree


With a big bus we headed out on a tour to Farewell Spit, Golden Bay. It’s a protected area and public access is limited to only one or two tour companies. It was a beautiful day with amazing weather and beautiful sights. When I saw this dead tree on the beach, I knew that I wanted to take a photo of it. Forces of nature are so intense in that part of the country that it uprooted this tree, and blew it across and onto the beach. I wonder how long it will stay in the same place and how far it has travelled since the winds first picked it up. It took me a while to find an angle and a window of opportunity to take the shot without anyone else on it. But in the end, I really like this shot!

Published by Alive and Trekking

Dreamer. Adventurer. Traveller. Geek. Idealist. Nature. New Zealand, Nordic countries and the Arctic.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: