Our site is dedicated to, but not limited to sharing our love for those
mesmerizing ancient trees known as bristlecone pines
Bristlecones are among the oldest living non-clonal organisms on Earth. One of
their numbers, Prometheus, lived on a spectacular, windswept ridge near
11,000’ in the Great Basin of Nevada to an impressive age exceeding 5,000 years!
Methuselah, another bristlecone pine, approaches that same age standing
and still growing in the White Mountains, California. And very likely there are a
few even older species. Bristlecones are not only old, but also among the most artistic trees
found anywhere. The harsh, high altitude mountain elements of the
American West render them into the most exquisite of imaginative shapes.
In their own environment nothing equals their beauty. They are truly
You are very welcome
to join us on that same trail winding among breathtaking bristlecone
pine groves and share your inspirations with us. A shared adventure is
twice the adventure. And we hope you discover and enjoy other things
while wandering with us. This site has implemented forum
for bristlecone pine explorers and enthusiasts to share their
excitements and impressions, thoughts and care, providence,
notices and much more. And that is you, only you, dear bristlecone pine
lover who keep this site alive, buoyant, successful and well-liked.
Thank you for your interest, thank you for being active.
"Nature is the art
of God." - Dante Alighieri
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