A man in neon scales a record-sized Sitka spruce as the sun peaks out from behind the branches as they sprawl every which way.

Global News: Get a bird’s-eye view from one of Vancouver Island’s tallest trees

The Ancient Forest Alliance team scaled a massive 71-metre (223-foot) tall Sitka spruce in the Carmanah Valley on southwestern Vancouver Island.

San Jo’s Smiley, Canada’s Largest Sitka Spruce Tree

A strikingly beautiful image of the magnificent San Joseph Spruce, aka "San Jo's Smiley," the largest spruce tree in Canada.