Tunnel of the California Tunnel Tree

Image: Tunnel of the California Tunnel Tree

Detailed Description

In this image, the tunnel through the California Tunnel Tree may be seen. The tunnel was cut through the giant sequoia tree in 1895 to allow coaches, and eventually cars, to drive through the tree as part of a marketing stunt. The California Tunnel Tree is the only living giant sequoia with a tunnel cut through it. 

Details

Image Dimensions: 4896 x 3672

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Location Taken: Yosemite Village, CA, US