• Cedar Breaks amphitheater

    Cedar Breaks

    National Monument Utah

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Trees and Shrubs

Bristlecone Pine
Bristlecone Pine
Taken on Spectra Point Trail

Bristlecone Pine (Pinus longaeva)

Douglas-Fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii)

Englemann Spruce (Picea engelmanii)

Limber Pine (Pinus flexilis)

Subalpine Fir (Abies lasiocarpa)

Did You Know?

Southern Paiute

When the Southern Paiute occupied this region, they referred to it as "u-map-wich," which translates to "the place where the rocks are sliding down constantly."