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".
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.
Thanks, Ryan. For all I know it has a real name, I just haven't been able to discover it.
Linda foto.. o lugar maravilhoso..
A great picture. Like 3
Good shot LIKE
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]
Sign up to comment.
Sign in if you already did it.
Photo taken in Woods Canyon Trail, Kings Canyon National Park, CA, USA
Kings Canyon National Park
Misplaced? Suggest new location