The human spirit needs places where nature has not been rearranged by the hand of man ~Author unknown
When you walk down this path, the trees line up like soldiers to ensure safe passage.
Their trunks are tinged with green moss, their ancient roots poke out through the undergrowth like creeping fingers. They tower above you. They’ve seen it all. Over many many many years.
This is one of my most favourite places to walk with the family and the dog. We’ve been going here for so many years the whole place feels like an old friend. Like a comfortable blanket.
We know each canopy, the best off-piste routes to take, where the mud is deepest, where the fallen trees offer the best places to climb and explore.
I have a deep love of trees. And walking in these woods is the best medicine I know.
The dog is a big fan too!
This post is for week 214 of The Photo Gallery: The theme is: Trees.
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