Swaledale and Muker meadows

July haymeadow, Swaledale

On Location 1st July 2020 Parking: for the walk through the meadows I parked in Muker village. There is either limited roadside parking at the west end of the village or a pay and display park at the east end. Route map: click on the arrow to play the route.…

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Winter at Bowes Museum

Bowes Museum and snow

On Location 15th Jan 2021 The forecast looked promising so an early breakfast was taken before I headed down to our local town of Barnard Castle here in County Durham. The previous day had seen a decent amount of snowfall and overnight a hard frost had crisped everything up. Driving…

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Snow around Bowes Village

Bowes churchyard and castle

On Location 15th January 2021. Bright sunshine on snow covered fields makes an almost perfect combination for winter photographs. Even better if such subjects are right on your doorstep. So it was on this day. A good fall of snow had fallen the day before and unusually for here in…

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Armboth Fell walk

Armboth Fell film

A new film on You Tube Armboth Fell in the central region of the lake district has a bit of a reputation. And it’s not a good one….it is wet, very wet. In this new film I take a walk over not only Armboth Fell but also its near neighbour,…

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Sheep and snow at Bowes

Bowes village sheep

On Location 6th January 2021 Another fresh fall of snow at Bowes in Teesdale. As I live in the village I was able to take advantage of the conditions to capture the scenes. A day that began with a cold mist developed into a bright, sunny winter’s day. These are…

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Upper Teesdale in Snow

Winter in Upper Teesdale

On Location 29th December 2020. The days of a long hard winter seem to have gone in Teesdale. Apart from the occasional “snow days” in late November or December much of the winter weather seems to turn up on the early months of the year. However, when the snow does…

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Sheep on Kisdon

Swaledale tups in the afternoon sun

On location 17th August 2020 Parking: For this walk I parked in a small layby just outside Keld village but it would be better to use the facilites within the village itself. Route map: click on the arrow to play the route. GPX route available by clicking in the Plotaroute.com link…

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Winter in Upper Teesdale

Upper Teesdale

On Location 11th February 2020 Winter in Upper Teesdale in the north pennines of England can be long and harsh. Sometimes though a covering of snow in conjunction with a bit of winter sun can make for some beautiful conditions. So it was on this day and with camera, dog…

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