Hound Tor – Haytor walk

Two months ago, in January, I accompanied my mum on a Dartmoor walk, and naturally snapped some photographs.

Petrified tree

 

Ice window
encasing the top of this long abandoned trough was a thick window pane of ice.

 

Elevenses
Elevenses.

 

Hike into the unforgiving wilderness
I’ve processed this for a deliberate inhospitable, early colour film look – it was actually quite a pleasant day!

 

Tramlines
Tramlines which run all the way down to Newton Abbot Quay.

 

Abandoned granite mine
A now long abandoned granite mine.

 

Thick shard of ice
Thick thick ice blanketed the small lake here.

 

Haytor
Haytor rocks.

 

Raven begins flight with mountainous background

 

Raven in flight with mountainous background

 

Low gear 20% decline sign

 

Gorse in flower

 

Chinkwell Tor
Chinkwell Tor – Personified

 

Dartmoor landscape

 

Mossy stone wall

 

Beech trees growing atop stone wall

 

Very mossy, green stone wall

 

Moss on a stick
Roman toilet paper

 

Smoke drifts across to Hound Tor

 

Hound Tor at Sunset
Hound Tor at Sunset

Pictures taken with a Canon Powershot G7X Mark II. Edits made in Lightroom 6 and Photoshop 2017.

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