Tagged: Woodland

Bidcombe Wood - Wiltshire, UK. ID JB_6101

Bidcombe Wood

This is another post venturing over the Somerset border into a neighbouring county.  This is because I recently struggled around a gravel cycle ride around the Wiltshire Downs that was organised by Glorious Gravel....

Priors Wood - Nr Portbury, North Somerset, UK. ID JB_4856

Prior’s Wood

Respect the Bluebells Prior’s Wood in the north west corner of Somerset is promoted as a bluebell wood.  So you can imagine it was been on my radar for a long time.  Finally, I...

Bluebells at Park Wood - Nr Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB_3932

Bluebells at Park Wood

Today I made my annual visit to Park Wood to see the bluebells.  This tiny little wood in Somerset can be found off the cycle track  east of equally tiny City of Wells. I...

Wood Anemones - Park Wood, Somerset, UK. ID JB_3198

Awakening Stars

Early morning before sunrise at Park Wood near Wells in Somerset.  A pair of roe deer tip-toe around the edge of the woodland nibbling at the long grass.  This was as close as I...

Wood Anemones - Park Wood, Nr Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB_2239

Wood Anemones

It must be true that the sight of spring flowers bring joy to everyone.  Well not everywhere has seasons like we have in the UK.  So it is probably not true for everyone.  But...

Stockhill Woods - Mendip Hills, Somerset, UK. ID JB_9670

Mendip, Mud, Moss & Mist

I thought it would be a good idea to go up to the Mendip Hills and try and get some pictures of Stockhill Wood in the mist.  Driving up Old Bristol Road it looked...

Wild Garlic in the New Cut - Wells, Somerset, UK. ID JB_3945

Cut Above

New Cut The words new cut brings images to mind of motorways crossing a hillside.  However, this is not the case in Wells.  Here the New Cut appears to be an ancient track up...

Flower Baskets - Montacute, Somerset, UK. ID JB_2609

Ladies Walk at Montacute

Montacute I have wanted to visit the Ladies Walk at Montacute for a while, but it never happened.  This year I finally got around to it! Ladies Walk Ladies Walk is a woodland trail...

Fuller's Hay - Blagdon Combe, Somerset, UK. ID JB_0027

Fuller’s Hay

I do not normally travel this far north in Somerset, but I tumbled across a picture of Fuller’s Hay on the internet.  This is a wood with a strange name near the village of...