Category: Snow

Snowdrops in the Snow - Priddy, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB_2818

Snow Drops on Snowdrops

My last post about the cold snap that brought springtime snow to Somerset.  This time focusing on snowdrops.  Who doesn’t like a snowdrop in snow? The combination of thick snow that hid most flowers,...

Dry-stone Wall - Priddy, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB_2925

Priddy Green in White

Having popped home to warm up I could not resist rushing straight back out to capture more of the snow on the Mendip Hills.  This time to visit the only village high up in...

Trees in Snow - North Hill above Priddy Mineries, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB_4191

Stockhill Woods in the Snow

Day two of the this weeks winter adventure up in the Mendip Hills of Somerset.  Today we did not just have snow but also thick fog. I parked in the excellent car park at...

Lynchcombe Sycamores in Snow - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB_3284

Snow on the Mendip Hills

Down in the valley there was no sign of snow, but looking out the bedroom window the hills were covered in the white stuff.  So time to jump in the car and and get...

Almshouses - Priest Row, Wells, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_2146

Wells Snow

Snow in Wells Again I cannot get out, so I was inspired to collect some of my pictures of Wells the last time we had snow. I’m not sure why this person is bending...

Snow - Lynchcombe, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_2920

Lynchcombe Snow

After the steep walk up the hill from my home the white landscape in the Mendip Hills looked beautiful. To begin with the weather was cloudy, but soon the low winter sun managed break...

Brambles - Lynchcombe, Somerset, UK. ID IMG_8669

Ebbor Snow

Time for a local walk to get some lockdown exercise in the snow! Normally, I would take all my photography kit on a day like today.  But I would not feel comfortable doing that...

Batcombe Hollow - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_1068H

Batcombe Hollow

Batcombe Hollow The hollow is on the southern slopes of the Mendip Hills in Somerset.  From this steep sided valley are wide open views reaching across the Somerset Levels. At the top of the...

North Hill - Mendips, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_1558

Let it Snow

  First Snow of Winter Christmas is never over, unless you want it to be.  And nothing keeps Christmas going better than some snow. I was waking the rest of the house up at...

Fist snow of the year - Cooks Fields, Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB1_4813

First Snow

The First Snow We recently had snow for the first time this year.  We did have some last October, not very much but with the autumn colours out it was pretty photogenic.  I did...