Category: Landscape

Low Force – ice and water

Low Force is an impressive series of falls in the Tees Valley about a mile downstream from the more famous High Force waterfall. We drove over the Pennines…

Rutter Force

Located a couple of miles from Appleby in the Vale of Eden in Cumbria, Rutter Force is a horseshoe-shaped waterfall on Hoff Beck.  The old water mill is…

Winter sun at Castlerigg

The Neolithic stone circle near Keswick must have the most dramatic backdrop of any stone circle in the UK. On such a lovely evening just before sunset we…

Buttermere

Visiting the lake District in early February is always a bit of a risk weather wise. Despite a clear forecast on our arrival in the lakes we were…

December Snow

An early morning hike across Cannock Chase after a fresh fall of snow provided some great photo opportunities as well as being a lovely way to spend the…

Ramshaw Rocks

After a fresh fall of snow and with more forecast, visiting the crags on Blackshaw Moor in North Staffordshire can be a risky business, as the minor roads…

Autumn colour – Cannock Chase

Cannock Chase is our local patch and it’s always a pleasure to visit in Autumn as the beech trees put on a spectacular splash of colour prior to…