Ok, by a raise of hands (or comments after this post), how many of you have noticed this gangly Joshua Tree as you've driven along Park Boulevard? It's definitely the tallest one I've seen in the park and by that justification alone I am going to call it the Tallest Joshua Tree in the World.
Joshua Tree National Park
A drive through Joshua Tree National Park might take a couple hours, viewing the park from the road. An exploration of the park would take a lifetime. Joshua Tree National Park has over 550,000 acres of wilderness filled with a variety of plants and animals that make their home in this land shaped by strong winds, unpredictable torrents of rain, and climatic extremes. Every now and then, man intrudes in this wilderness and leaves his brief, passing mark among the surreal geologic features that cover the landscape. Let’s go see what we can find.