Few People Know There’s An Ancient Forest Hiding At The Bottom Of This Lake In Northern California

If you’ve lived in Northern California for awhile, it’s more than likely you’ve seen your fair share of old trees. After all, our region is full of some of the oldest, and largest, trees in the world. However, there’s one ancient forest that you probably haven’t seen…because it happens to be underwater. Few people realize that the bottom of this well-known lake contains an ancient forest that dates back to Medieval times. The story of why this underwater forest even exists is utterly fascinating and it can even give us insight into the history of the surrounding region. This is one of those natural wonders that you’ll have to see to believe so keep reading to check it out!

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Did you know the story behind this underwater forest? Northern California is just full of surprises! For more amazing natural wonders, check out our list of The 12 Most Incredible Natural Attractions In Northern California.