The Guardian of The Mist above Mist Fall

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Comments (8)

Chip Stephan on July 20, 2007

I took this on a day hike to Mist Fall. A fellow hiker had told me that we would soon reach a place where there was an interesting rock formation. When we reached the place where we could see it, I asked him if it had been named. He didn't know. I've talked to other people since then, and none of them knew its name either. So the name I gave it that day still stands: "The Guardian of the Mist".

Ryan Calhoun on September 1, 2007

Wonderful photo, Chip. Amazing, that this face went unnamed for so long. Such a dour and watchful guardian, I'm sure the mist will always remain safe.

Chip Stephan on September 1, 2007

Thanks, Ryan. For all I know it has a real name, I just haven't been able to discover it.

BETO GIANOTTO on July 20, 2010

Linda foto.. o lugar maravilhoso.. on August 8, 2010

A great picture. Like 3

J/Conny on September 22, 2010

Good shot LIKE

Rafael Saludes on October 8, 2011

Wonderful foto!

hogi on November 25, 2012

thanx for sharing. u might call the lodge at sequoia national park n talk to the rangers. years ago i asked one about the guardian of the mist an he said something about Sacagawea an that was why they named the campground lower on that river Sacagawea campground. i might be mistaken about the name thou as that was back in 1992 or 3. i really like all your shots on panoramio [picassa photo free to download]

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    by Chip Stephan