Category: Stockhill Wood

Stockhill Woods - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID BR52781

Hidden Gold

Stockhill Woods These woods are Forestry Commission and in the most part they are a uniform plantation of conifers.  Added to that this was a dull overcast day, although the light was soft with...

Autumn Colours - Stock Hill Woods, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_0482

Stockhill Wood

Stockhill Woods Walking in woodland is a great way to get some fresh air during the lockdown. Stockhill has loads of footpaths. Some are wide, firm and level while other are more challenging and muddy....

Winter Trees - Stockhill Wood, Somerset, UK. ID 824_2196

Stockhill Woods

It was the first snow of the year but despite being the weekend I had too much work to do.  By lunch time I had done enough so I headed up the Mendips for a mid-afternoon’s...

Autumn in Stockhill Wood - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID 823_5380

Stockhill Wood

Autumn colour can be short lived.  Often the golden leaves are blown away by the first storm.  Tomorrow storm Ophelia, the biggest storm for decades to reach the British Isles will pass just to the west of Somerset....