From I-25 go west on Garden of the Gods Road until it ends at 30th Street. Turn south and travel 1.5 miles to the entrance of the park.
F11, 1/60th sec, ISO 100, Focal Length 40 (60 equivalent) mm, Fill Flash, Handheld, Post-processing in LR4 and CS5
Garden of the Gods has many of these twisted junipers and most are solitary. I was fascinated with the shape that this one had assumed over the years and the textures that the exposed wood demonstrated.