14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Exposed roots on a hiking trail
Roots often form natural steps for many hiking trails after years of being trodden on. This particular trail cuts through a lush tropical rainforest in Malaysia. The intricate root patterns leading deeper into the forest seemed to convey a sense of mysteriousness.
© Pritpal Singh.
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||Sept. 28, 2016, 10:20 a.m.