Today’s Pictures: 18 Feb 21

Snow en route. ‘Walking: the most ancient exercise and still the best modern exercise.’     Carrie Latet With the daily shot from my local forest, I’m including a shot of the wider world, not always entirely ‘natural’, to provide a wider view of the world and its wonders. Steps to the school Share on social media …

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Today’s Pictures: 23 Nov 20

A picnic area in the Forest of Dean in November Thanks for visiting this blog. Please be generous to those imprisoned by the Covid crisis at present, and share this post widely with them on social media, so they can enjoy it. It will also reach more people and, hopefully, remind them what a wonderful …

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Today’s Pictures: 4 Aug 20

This steep track, passing a couple of felled trees, has been made by bike riders. It's very steep in places, but worth the effort of the climb. If you can’t get outdoors to enjoy nature at present, this series is for you. I’m aiming to brighten the days by posting pictures of natural beauty. Summer …

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Today’s Pictures: 27 July 20

The hidden gate, in the Forest of Dean If you’re stuck indoors and unable to get out to enjoy nature at present, this series is for you. I’m trying to brighten the days by posting pictures of natural beauty. River Swale waterfalls in Richmond in the Yorkshire Dales. The brown colour comes from peat bogs …

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Today’s Pictures: 24 July 20

Aysgill Force on Gayle Beck, near Hawes in the Yorkshire Dales National Park. Picture taken in July 2018. If you’re stuck indoors and unable to get out to enjoy nature at present, this series is for you. I’m trying to brighten the days by posting pictures of natural beauty. Mountains of Samos, Greece. Photo taken …

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Today’s Pictures: 22 July 20

On the hillside above the valley where our village lies in the Forest of Dean. Maybe you’re stuck indoors and are unable to get out to enjoy nature at present. If so, this series is for you. I’m trying to brighten the days by posting pictures of natural beauty. Gayle Beck, as it flows across …

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Today’s Pictures: 20 July 20

Another bright day of sunshine in the Forest of Dean. If you’re stuck indoors and can’t get out to enjoy nature at present, this series is for you. I’m trying to brighten the days by posting pictures of natural beauty. And here's another summer's day in the wonderful Yorkshire Dales National Park. Taken July 2008. …

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Today’s Pictures: 13 July 20

Canoeists on the River Wye, which flows past the end of the village. All over our wonderful world there are people who can’t get out and enjoy nature just now. Here, I’m trying to brighten the days for them by posting pictures of natural beauty. Gayle Beck near Hawes. Taken July 2018. If you get …

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Today’s Pictures: 5 July 20

Summer sky over a forest trail in the Forest of Dean. People all over the world cannot get out and enjoy nature at present. Here, I’m trying to brighten the day for them by posting pictures of natural beauty. The River Swale tumbles over a series of falls in Richmond, North Yorkshire. Taken in August …

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Today’s Pictures: 4 July 20

A pine tree leans over the fishing lake in the Forest of Dean People all over the world cannot get out and enjoy nature at present. Here, I’m trying to brighten the day for them by posting pictures of natural beauty. Overlooking the village of Middleham, with it's Richard III castle, in the Yorkshire Dales. …

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Today’s Pictures: 1 July 20

A forest road in the Forest of Dean. There are people all over the world who cannot get out and enjoy nature at present. Here, I’m trying to brighten the day for those people by posting pictures of natural beauty. Barns in the Yorkshire Dales. Taken in October 2009 If you get pleasure from this, …

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Today’s Pictures: 30 June 20

Tall trees slice sunshine on a track through the forest. There are people all over the world who cannot get out and enjoy nature at present. Here, I’m trying to brighten the day for those people by posting pictures of natural beauty. A narrow pathway follows the sinuous curves of steep North Yorkshire cliffs. Taken …

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Today’s Pictures: 28 June 20

A broader sweep today, showing the view as we descend one of our valleys. Trying to brighten the day for those people isolated indoors during the Covid-19 pandemic. And a coastal walk from our time in East Yorkshire, for those who prefer the seaside to the forest. This taken in September 2010 If you get …

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Today’s Pictures: 26 June 20

Curvacious path. But where does each direction lead? Trying to brighten the day for those people isolated indoors during the Covid-19 pandemic. The harbour at Staithes, North Yorkshire. Taken in July 2009 - wow, 11 years ago! If you get pleasure from these, please share the post, so others can enjoy it, too. Thank you.

Today’s Pictures: 24 June 20

Sun and shade among the firs. Trying to brighten the day for those people isolated indoors during the Covid-19 pandemic. Warm! It’s 29C (84F) here. Lunch in the garden; wonderful! A bend in the River Ure near Middleham in the Yorkshire Dales. Taken August 2012 If you get pleasure from this, please share it, so …

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