Fall leaves are frozen in the ice of winter …..
Moving on to some winter images – a half-frozen pond with reflections
The weather in spring and upcoming summer make us forget the memories of winter ….
A lonely boat marina on Lake Hickory as it is still too cold to venture out in the winter
A lone, barren tree accentuates the winter clouds in a blue North Carolina sky
A picturesque array of clouds over the mountains in the winter blue sky over North Carolina
A rural scene with clouds over a barn on a cold winter day
A postcard winter landscape from North Carolina after the rains
A lonely cow midst the winter landscape
The normally clear water of Lake Hickory, North Carolina has turned murky due to heavy rains pouring red soil in the lake
After the snow, heavy rains from cloudy skies bring mud to the river and lakes …
Another foggy sunrise over the melting snow ….
The sun trying hard to come out behind the clouds on a winter day with snow on the ground
A winter morning with melting snow and the sun trying to burn up the fog
Mounds of snow cover the fairways and greens on the Ole Still Golf course in Hickory, North Carolina to create a winter scene against a blue sky
A layer of snow covers these colorful canoes making them dormant for the winter
A Northern Cardinal posing midst a North Carolina winter
Strands of grass fight hard to remain above the snow cover
A small bridge over a pond links the snow banks in this winter scene
The thin snow cover on the bales of hay almost appears like a layer of icing