Wednesday, March 6, 2013

The Ents of Wisconsin

Driving along on a misty morning in Southwestern Wisconsin I noticed this rather remarkable tree.  I could not figure out whether it was a natural phenomena or had been sculpted into this stark, forbidding form:

It is right next to a housing development that seems to have never gotten off the ground. Maybe you would think twice about living next to this:

Is it Nature, Art or a little of each?


ScottH said...

Could it have been hit by a tornado a few years ago?

Tacitus2 said...

I looks to me as if it has been sculpted a bit. Light conditions were not ideal and I had little time to stop. I will try to get some closer up pix in the next month or so.