Jonathan Jordan's Photos page

Recent photos are on this page. Older photos are linked from the archive at the bottom of the page. I also have a page with some photos grouped by region, some dating back to about 1999.

Fleswick Bay, Cumbria (near St. Bees)

(25 August 2020)

Waves rolling in to the south of Fleswick Bay

Frothing sea at Fleswick Bay

Skiddaw via Ullock Pike

(24 August 2020)

Southerndale, between Skiddaw and the Ullock Pike ridge

Across the head of Bassenthwaite Lake to the North Western Fells, from Ullock Pike

Long Side and Derwentwater from Ullock Pike

Newlands valley, with Scafell Pike and Great Gable on the skyline, from Ullock Pike

Bassenthwaite Lake from Ullock Pike

The Helvellyn range and Derwentwater from Carl Side

Looking back at the Ullock Pike ridge, with Galloway hills in the distance

Blencathra and the Pennines from Skiddaw

View south over Derwentwater from Skiddaw. The hills on the skyline include Wetherlam, the Old Man of Coniston, Bowfell, Scafell Pike, Scafell and Great Gable.

Derwentwater and the North Western Fells from Skiddaw

Back to Skiddaw and the Ullock Pike ridge from Little Man

The Helvellyn range from Skiddaw Little Man

The Coledale Horseshoe

Clough Head and the Dodds

Kinder Scout

(2 August 2020)

The Woolpacks

A strange face

Stanage Edge

(20 July 2020)

A slightly out of focus Bearded Vulture (Lammergeier) soaring over the north end of Stanage Edge!

Stanage Edge birds

(14 June 2020)

Ring Ouzel


Golden Plover

Owls at Jackey Bank, Sheffield

(31 May 2020)

Adult Tawny Owl with two owlets, Jackey Bank, Crookes

... and now all posing for the camera

Rivelin Valley birds

(12 March 2020)

Heron, Hind Wheel dam

Moorhen, Hind Wheel dam

Goosanders sitting by Wolf Wheel dam

Dipper and reflection, Wolf Wheel weir

Dipper on rock

Abbey Brook to Low Bradfield, South Yorkshire

(8 March 2020)

Woods by Abbey Brook below Howden Edge

Upper Abbey Brook

Rainbow over Agden Rocher

Kinder Scout, Derbyshire

(2 March 2020)

Shower coming in at the head of Crowden Clough

One of the tarns below Grindslow Knoll, covered in graupel (soft hail) stones

Fulwood Head and the Rivelin Valley, Sheffield

(22 February 2020)

Distant view of Lincoln Cathedral from Fulwood Head

Snowy trees at Fulwood Head

Goosanders at Wolf Wheel dam

Around Ramsau am Dachstein, Austria

(5 and 6 January 2020)

Snowy stream

Mist clearing from Sinabell

Rocky scenery in the Dachstein range

The Enns valley

View south from Wiesmahdalm

Hut in snowy field, with the Dachstein behind

Mist rising from the Ramsaubach

Senja and around, Norway

(15-22 August 2019)

See separate page.

Isle of Eigg

(8 July 2019)

An Sgurr above Galmisdale

An Sgurr

Skye over the Bay of Laig from An Sgurr

Rým from An Sgurr

View west from An Sgurr. Left: original. Right: equalised by GIMP to pick out mountains of South Uist

The rocky ridge of An Sgurr

Mainland mountains from An Sgurr. Sgurr na Ciche slightly left of centre

Ardnamurchan, Mull, Muck and Coll

Rým from lochans west of An Sgurr

Lochans west of An Sgurr

Northern cliffs of An Sgurr

Arctic Tern


Beach at Galmisdale

Sgurr a' Ghiubhsachain and Sgorr Craobh a' Chaorainn

(7 July 2019)

Callop River flowing into Loch Shiel

Steam train crossing Glenfinnan Viaduct

Beinn Odhar Bheag above Loch Shiel

Beinn Odhar Bheag across Loch Shiel from Meall a' Choire Chruinn

Sgurr a' Ghiubhsachain from Meall a' Choire Chruinn

Looking back to Glenfinnan over Meall a' Choire Chruinn from Sgurr a' Ghiubhsachain

West over Loch Shiel to Sgurr na Bŗ Glaise from Sgurr a' Ghiubhsachain

Sgurr a' Ghiubhsachain from Sgorr Craobh a' Chaorainn

Looking north from Meall a' Choire Chruinn to Sgurr nan Coireachan, Sgurr Thuilm, Streap and Gulvain

Lone tree near Callop, with Streap and Gulvain behind

Cricieth beach

(29 June 2019)

Ringed Plover flying

Ringed Plover walking

Ringed Plover running

Cricieth Castle

Moel Ysgyfarnogod, Meirionnydd

(28 June 2019)

Across Traeth Bach from Llandecwyn station

Llyn Tecwyn Isaf

Looking down on Traeth Bach and across to the hills of the Llŷn

Bryn Cader Faner cairn, with Snowdon behind

Traeth Bach from Moel Ysgyfarnogod

Looking over rocky Foel Penolau to Arenig Fach and Arenig Fawr

Looking south along the rocky Rhinogs

Moel Ysgyfarnogod above Llyn Dywarchen

Llyn Eiddew-mawr

Snowdon and Moel Hebog above Traeth Bach

Past Porthmadog and Cricieth to Yr Eifl

Sunset from Harlech over the hills of the Llŷn

Around Harlech

(27 June 2019)

Harlech Castle with Snowdon behind

Hills on the Llŷn from Harlech beach

Blowing sand patterns on Harlech beach

Kinder Scout, Derbyshire

(12 May 2019)

Flowering cloudberry

What sort of animal does that rock look like?

View west from the north-west corner of Kinder Scout. Manchester Airport and Moel Famau can be made out. Close inspection of the photo shows that the mountains of Snowdonia are very faintly visible; for a modified version which shows them more clearly see this page.

The northern edge of Kinder from below

Seatoller to Keswick via Watendlath and return

(12 April 2019)

Upper Borrowdale

Watendlath Tarn

Bridge at Watendlath

Watendlath Tarn with the Scafell group, Great Gable and Dale Head behind

Bowfell from High Tove

Upper Borrowdale and mountains from Bowfell to Great Gable from High Seat

Blencathra from Bleaberry Fell

The Grasmoor group across Derwentwater from Bleaberry Fell

Derwentwater from Walla Crag

Derwentwater shore

Great Gable from Borrowdale

(11 April 2019)

Borrowdale from Base Brown

Pillar and its Rock

Wast Water from Great Gable

Styhead and Sprinkling Tarns; Great End on the right and the Langdale Pikes in the distance

Looking back to Great and Green Gables

Ennerdale, Haystacks and High Stile, the Buttermere valley and Grasmoor

Buttermere and Crummock Water

Scafell Pike from Borrowdale

(10 April 2019)

Borrowdale from the slopes of Glaramara

Great End from Glaramara

Bowfell, Esk Pike and High House Tarn

Great End, Great Gable and Sprinkling Tarn from Allen Crags

Approaching Scafell Pike

Scafell and Wasdale from Scafell Pike

Bowfell and Crinkle Crags

Over Piers Gill to Pillar, Great Gable and beyond

Snowy gully on Great End

Sprinkling Tarn and Glaramara fron Great End

Sprinkling Tarn and Glaramara from the Band on Great End

Great and Green Gables above Styhead Tarn

Allen Crags above Sprinkling Tarn

Great End from Styhead Tarn

Porter Valley and Lodge Moor, Sheffield

(10 February 2019)

Dipper in the Porter Brook

Buzzard in a field at Lodge Moor

Buzzard flying

Hathersage to Sheffield

(2 February 2019)

Higger Tor from near Mitchell Field

Trees near Mitchell Field

Lone tree below Higger Tor

The Hope Valley and Kinder Scout

Rime on heather

Rime and snow on rocks on Stanage Edge

North to High Neb and Derwent Edge

Rocks on Stanage Edge with Mam Tor in the distance

Stanage Plantation

Rime covered tree

White Stones

Kinder Scout, Derbyshire

(20 January 2019)

Rime patterns on Madwoman's Stones

Rime patterns on rocks on the south edge of Kinder

The top of Grindsbrook Clough

Icy waterfall

Grindsbrook Clough and Grindslow Knoll

Looking back to the head of Grindsbrook Clough


RSPB Old Moor, South Yorkshire

(11 November 2018)

Little Egret

Green Sandpiper


Wigeon and Teal


Rivelin Valley, Sheffield

(3 November 2018)

Wolf Wheel Dam with autumn colour

Mandarin drake on Wolf Wheel Dam

Dipper below Hind Wheel

Birch Polypore

Big Moor, Derbyshire

(21 October 2018)

Kestrel hovering

Stag with broken antler below White Edge

Stag with group of hinds on Big Moor

Two hinds below White Edge

Stag shouting at hinds

Winter 2009/10(lots of snow) Spring 2010Summer and early autumn 2010
Winter 2010-11Isle of Rum, April 2011Summer 2011
Autumn and winter 2011-12Arran, Islay and Jura, April 2012 Early summer 2012
Skye, July 2012Late summer 2012 Winter 2012/13
HÝvringen, Rondane, Norway, April 2013 May 2013 to January 2014Spring and summer 2014
November 2014 to April 2015 May 2015 to January 2016 February 2016 to February 2017
Spring and summer 2017 November 2017 to September 2018

Various older sets of photos also have their own pages:
the Cairngorms in March/April 2007
the Isle of Mull in July 2006
the Goms Valley (Wallis, Switzerland) at New Year 2005/2006
Assynt in July 2005
Sutherland in July 2008
the Tatras (Poland/Slovakia) in August 2008
Torridon, Wester Ross, in July 2009
Teesdale, including Mickle Fell, in October 2009 (PDF)
Winter 2009/10 in Sheffield and the Peak District (PDF)

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Last updated 27 August 2020.