Located immediately north of Skidegate along a short path. This is one of the most photographed natural phenomena on the islands. According to geologists, the rock is there because of a glacier. There is a local story about a resident who was determined to remove the rock. He had no particular reason for wanting to remove it but he tried everything including a team of horses. He was just about to dynamite it when he was persuaded not to.

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