|Bobby Sock Tree
Fountain Paint Pot Area
Yellowstone National Park
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Bobby sock trees are dead lodgepole pines near some hydrothermal areas that look as if they are wearing bobby socks. The dead trees soak up the mineral-laden water. When the water evaporates, the minerals are left behind, turning the lower portion of the trees white.