January 31, 2019

In the Cold Countryside.

After an appointment in Woodstock yesterday, I decided to take a ride even though the temperature was below freezing. After all, the sun was shining and there was still pretty snow on the ground.

I turned onto Chapman Landing Road and drove less than a mile before turning around when the cleared pavement turned into a snowy, slippery surface. I went back, pausing to get a photo of the suspension bridge at Narrow Passage. I drove across the low-water bridge and turned left on the Valley Pike.

I stopped at a pull-off by the turkey statue near the Rockingham County Line. He deserved a picture! I also took photos of farm lanes and fences.

After that I had lunch and did a little shopping.


  1. Hello, pretty winter scenes and photos. Happy Friday, enjoy your weekend.

  2. Super to take us on that detour, to see 2 bridges and fences and even a statue of a turkey.

  3. Everything looks so lovely covered in snow. Nice to look at but I'm glad not to have to drive in it.

  4. Wonderful winter scene !
    Brrr, it looks so very cold
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  5. I like that bridge, would like to try it out.Many towns had them just to get across a creek or ravine

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  7. Pretty photos, but it does look cold!

  8. Great wintry scenes. I would not want to have to cross that suspension bridge.


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