Hay all rolled-up and ready for winter in the English countryside
We end our Bench View Series with images of the Spring, Fall and Winter seasons. Hope you enjoyed the unusual perspectives.
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 bench view of reflections at Bass Lake, North Carolina in 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.
Blue sky and winter tree reflections on a still pond in North Carolina
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
Bare branches with snow are in contrast with the grayness of winter in the background
Snow covers the winter landscape beautifully creating postcard scenes
A cold winter morning is greeted by a hazy sunrise, with no chance of golf as the greens are covered
The joy in winter is sliding downhill on the snow …
One could almost feel the serenity in the woods walking through the snow in winter
A river freezes in the winter creating a beautiful display of ice
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 rural scene with clouds over a barn on a cold winter day
A postcard winter landscape from North Carolina after the rains