Trees Fall on Winter Solstice

Muir Woods National Monument


While the park was holding its annual Winter Solstice program on December 21, 2012, a massive coast redwood fell on nearby trees in Bohemian Grove. Sound expert Dan Dugan recorded the trees falling in an 9 second recording. Many witnessed the event. No one was hurt. So turn up the volume on your computer and click above to listen. How many trees do you hear falling? Tell us by sending us an email below.