Tree of Thorns

Walking through the woods in the Adirondacks…this tree stood out alone being the only one that was not an evergreen…or is it?  I did not happen to see another spiky thorny tree like this all day.  If someone can tell me what kind of tree it is, I would be interested to know!

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