A bench, normally to view golfers teeing off at the eighth hole at Ole Still Golf Course, Hickory, North Carolina, sits empty in snowy winter
A nice bench winter view of the green at Deer Brook Golf Course, Shelby, North Carolina. The approach shot could be treacherous as water guards the green.
We end the winter series with a scene depicting snow highlights on trees against a blue North Carolina sky
Branches loaded with snow bring beauty to winter
Ground exposed by footsteps in stark contrast to the white snow. Clear designs caused by the footsteps frozen for a while.
Bare branches with snow are in contrast with the grayness of winter in the background
Bare trees, snow and a cloudy sky frame the Blue Ridge Mountains in the far horizon