Ok, ok, now that the weather is warming up I've started climbing hardwoods again. Nevertheless I'm still compelled to locate and climb tall white pines.
Here's one that I applied the Jim K "Find a reason not to climb" policy to. Maybe someday. The damn thing is all trunk with a skimpy little crown leaning way out to one side at the top. It will be an adventure if I try:
Here's another near the first, again opted not to climb. The crown on this one is ridiculous, one massive side limb/reiteration, the rest sketchy:
I did find one to climb. In the photo straddling two leaders about 8 feet from the top of a 130 footer: