Jonathan Jordan's Photos Page

(Main photos index)

The photos are grouped by region/country. Click on the thumbnails to see larger pictures.

The Dark Peak
The Yorkshire Dales
The West of Ireland
The Lake District
The Scottish Highlands south-east of the Great Glen
The Scottish Highlands north-west of the Great Glen
South Wales and the Marches
North Wales
North Pennines
The East Riding
Lancashire/Merseyside
South-West England
The High Tatras
France
The Dolomites
Lapland

The Dark Peak


Higger Tor

Higger Tor

Higger Tor from Carl Wark, in the Dark Peak near Sheffield.

January 2000


Misty Kinder

Kinder Scout in the mist

The Woolpacks on Kinder Scout.

December 2001


Sunny Kinder

Kinder Scout in the sunshine

A similar view in somewhat different conditions. The Berwyn Mountains are visible in the distance.

January 2002


White Edge

Evening light on White Edge.

Evening light on White Edge, taken from Froggatt Edge

January 2003


Kinder Downfall

Kinder Downfall

The effects of a strong south-westerly on Kinder Downfall

February 2003


Stanage Edge

Stanage Edge

Looking north along Stanage Edge to High Neb

February 2003


Stanage Edge

Stanage Edge in the snow

Looking south along Stanage Edge in the snow

February 2004


Mountain Hare

A Mountain Hare

One of the Dark Peak's mountain hares in its winter coat, taken on Howden Edge

February 2004


Mountain Hare

A Mountain Hare (again)

Another view of the mountain hare, taken on Howden Edge

February 2004


Mountain Hare

A Mountain Hare running

Another mountain hare, near Lost Lad, on the moors above Derwent dam.

May 2004


Golden Plover

Golden Plover

A golden plover on the moors above Derwent dam.

May 2004


The Wheel Stones, or Coach and Horses

The Wheel Stones, or Coach and Horses

The Wheel Stones, or Coach and Horses, on Derwent Edge.

November 2004


The Wheel Stones, or Coach and Horses

The Wheel Stones again

Another view of the Wheel Stones.

November 2004


Mam Tor and Lose Hill

The Mam Tor - Lose Hill ridge

A view of Mam Tor, Back Tor and Lose Hill from Derwent Edge.

November 2004


Another hare

Another hare

A closer view of a Mountain Hare, on Margery Hill.

January 2005


Chew Reservoir

Chew Reservoir

Chew Reservoir, Saddleworth Moor, frozen over.

March 2006


Grindsbrook Clough

Grindsbrook Clough

Grindsbrook Clough and the southern edge of Kinder Scout

March 2006


Grindsbrook Clough

The top of Grindsbrook Clough

The top of Grindsbrook Clough in snowy conditions, with Grindslow Knoll behind.

March 2006


Ladybower ice

Ladybower Reservoir

Ladybower Reservoir (with a bit of ice) from Derwent Edge.

February 2009


Coach and Horses

The Coach and Horses again

Another snowy view of the Coach and Horses (Wheel Stones).

February 2009


Snow patterns

Snow patterns

Snow patterns on Derwent Edge.

February 2009


Back Tor (Derwent)

Back Tor (Derwent Edge)

Back Tor on Derwent Edge.

February 2009


Ashop ice

The River Ashop

The River Ashop, with some ice having formed.

February 2009


Back Tor (Castleton)

The other Back Tor

Back Tor between Lose Hill and Hollins Cross.

February 2009


Grinah Stones

Grinah Stones

Grinah Stones on Bleaklow, the feature I chose to name this website after.

March 2009


Kinder Downfall

Frozen Kinder Downfall

Kinder Downfall frozen. No ice climbers on this day, though.

December 2009


Stanage cornice

Stanage Edge cornice

Stanage Edge (the north end, between High Neb and Moscar) with a cornice.

January 2010


Bleaklow Stones

Bleaklow Stones

Bleaklow Stones in the leftovers of January 2010's snow.

January 2010


Copperas House

Copperas House

Copperas House, near Ringinglow, in the snow.

February 2010


The Yorkshire Dales (including the bit that's really in Westmorland)


Cautley Crag

Cautley Crag

Cautley Crag in the Howgills.

March 2008


Cautley Crag

Cautley Crag from higher up

Cautley Crag, taken from higher up the path by Cautley Spout

March 2008


Above Gordale Scar

Above Gordale Scar

The valley above Gordale Scar, near Malham.

April 2008


Great Whernside

Great Whernside

Ice and snow on the top of Great Whernside.

February 2009


A variation on stalactites

Dow Cave icicles

A variation on stalactites in the entrance to Dow Cave, near Kettlewell in Wharfedale.

February 2009


Wild Boar Fell

Wild Boar Fell

The stone men on the escarpment of Wild Boar Fell above Mallerstang.

May 2009


Birks Fell

Birks Fell

Birks Fell, above Upper Wharfedale.

February 2010


The West of Ireland


The Twelve Bens

The Twelve Bens

The Twelve Bens in Connemara, taken from a lough in the Roundstone Bog. From left to right, Bencullagh (An Chailleach), Muckanaght (Meacanach), Benbaun (Binn Bhán), Benbreen (Binn Bhraoin), Bengower (Binn Gabhar) and Benlettery (Binn Leitrí).

August 2000


Bencorr

Bencorr

One of the Twelve Bens, Bencorr (Binn Chorr), with Carrot Ridge showing.

August 2000


Carrauntoohil

Carrauntoohil

Carrauntoohil in the McGillycuddy's Reeks, Ireland's highest mountain

August 2002


Beehive huts

Beehive huts on Skellig Michael

Beehive huts at the monastery on Skellig Michael, Co. Kerry

August 2002


Little Skellig

Little Skellig

Little Skellig, Co. Kerry, a large gannet colony

August 2002


Skelligs

Skelligs

Little Skellig from the monastery on Skellig Michael

August 2002


Skellig Michael

Skellig Michael

Skellig Michael. The monastery is at the top of the path on the right.

August 2002


Gannets

Gannets on Little Skellig

The gannets on Little Skellig

August 2002


Skelligs

Skelligs

Little Skellig seen between the beehive huts

August 2002


The Lake District


Rydal Water

Rydal Water

Rydal Water from the Fairfield Horseshoe, with Bowfell and Crinkle Crags.

February 2001


Helvellyn

The Helvellyn group

The Helvellyn group from the Fairfield Horseshoe.

February 2001


Bowfell

Bowfell and Crinkle Crags

Bowfell and Crinkle Crags from a frozen Red Tarn.

February 2001


Crinkle Crags

Crinkle Crags

Crinkle Crags from the summit of Pike o'Blisco, with mist filling Oxendale. The mist was also covering the hordes of tourists who stayed in Ambleside because they thought the weather was bad.

February 2001


Pavey Ark

Pavey Ark

Pavey Ark viewed across Stickle Tarn.

December 2001


Pavey Ark and Fairfield

Pavey Ark and Fairfield

Pavey Ark and Stickle Tarn from above, with Fairfield and St. Sunday Crag visible in the distance.

December 2001


Bowfell

Bowfell and Pike o' Stickle

A view towards Bowfell and Pike o' Stickle from near Pavey Ark.

December 2001


Great Langdale

Great Langdale

Great Langdale, with Windermere and Ingleborough in the distance, from Harrison Stickle

December 2001


Harrison Stickle

Pavey Ark and Harrison Stickle

Pavey Ark and Harrison Stickle from the north.

December 2001


Harrison Stickle

Harrison Stickle

Harrison Stickle, from an icy Stickle Tarn.

December 2001


Coniston Fells

The Coniston Fells

The Coniston Fells, from the outlet of Stickle Tarn

December 2001


Brotherswater

Brotherswater

The fells around Brotherswater, from Hartsop-above How

November 2003


Scales Tarn

Scales Tarn

Sharp Edge, on Blencathra, reflected in Scales Tarn

November 2003


View from Blencathra

View from Blencathra

A view south from Blencathra, to the River Greta and the fells around Thirlmere.

November 2003


Blackbeck Tarn

Blackbeck Tarn

Blackbeck Tarn on Haystacks

April 2006


Innominate Tarn

Innominate Tarn

Innominate Tarn on Haystacks, with Great Gable behind.

April 2006


View from Haystacks

View from Haystacks

A view north-east from Haystacks, to High Crag and Crummock Water.

April 2006


Mist over Windermere

Mist over Windermere

Mist over Windermere, taken from the Ill Bell ridge.

January 2010


Sunset over Troutbeck

Sunset over Troutbeck

A misty sunset over Troutbeck.

January 2010


Grisedale Tarn

Grisedale Tarn and St. Sunday Crag

Grisedale Tarn and St. Sunday Crag, from Seat Sandal.

May 2010


The Scottish Highlands south-east of the Great Glen


Loch Ossian

Loch Ossian

Loch Ossian, near Rannoch Moor.

April 2001


Mamores

The Mamores and the Hill of the Prodigiously Large Serpent

A view from the Mamores across to Beinn a' Bheithir.

April 2001


Ben Nevis

The north face of Ben Nevis

The north face of Ben Nevis, from Càrn Mór Dearg

June 2001


Càrn Mór Dearg arete

The Càrn Mór Dearg arete

The north-east buttress of Ben Nevis, from the Càrn Mór Dearg arete.

June 2001


Ben Nevis summit

The top of Ben Nevis

A view towards Loch Linnhe and the Isle of Mull across the snowfields on top of Ben Nevis.

June 2001


Carn a' Mhaim

Càrn a' Mhàim

The south-east side of Càrn a' Mhàim in the Cairngorms, from Glen Luibeg.

April 2006


Lochnagar

Lochnagar

The cliffs of Lochnagar, taken in a ferocious gale that prevented us from getting any higher.

April 2006


Loch Muick

Water being blown out of Loch Muick

Water being blown out of Loch Muick (below Lochnagar).

April 2006


Lochnagar

Return to Lochnagar

Lochnagar, a bit less windy this time.

July 2010


Lochnagar cliffs

Lochnagar clifftops

At the top of the cliffs on Lochnagar.

July 2010


Loch an Eun

Loch an Eun

Loch an Eun, near Lochnagar

July 2010


Dubh Loch

Dubh Loch

Looking down to the Dubh Loch from between Cairn Bannoch and Broad Cairn.

July 2010


The Scottish Highlands, north-west of the Great Glen


Sgùrr nan Coireachan

Sgùrr nan Coireachan

West from the summit of Sgùrr Thuilm near Glenfinnan, to Sgùrr nan Coireachan, Loch Morar and the Isle of Rùm

June 2001


Suilven

Suilven

Suilven from the Fionn Loch

July 2004


Suilven

Suilven

On the ridge of Suilven

July 2004


Quinag

Quinag

Spidean Coinnich, one of the peaks of Quinag

July 2004


Sea view

Sea view from Quinag

The sea view from Quinag

July 2004


Suilven

Sandwood Bay

Waves at Sandwood Bay, Sutherland

July 2004


Cave

Tralligil caves

A cave in the Tralligil valley, near Inchnadamph, Assynt

July 2004


Ben More Assynt

Ben More Assynt

Ben More Assynt from Conival

July 2004


Stac Pollaidh

Stac Pollaidh

View of Stac Pollaidh

July 2004


Stac Pollaidh

On Stac Pollaidh

Rocks on Stac Pollaidh, with Suilven in the distance

July 2004


Ben More Coigach

View from Stac Pollaidh

Looking to Ben More Coigach from Stac Pollaidh

July 2004


Seal

A seal

A seal on the Coigach coast near Achnahaird

July 2005


An Teallach

An Teallach

The ridges of An Teallach above Toll an Lochain

July 2005


An Teallach

An Teallach

The pinnacles of An Teallach

July 2005


An Teallach

An Teallach

The peaks of An Teallach

July 2005


Loch Veyatie

Loch Veyatie, Suilven and Canisp

Loch Veyatie, Suilven and Canisp, from the slopes of Cul Mor

July 2005


Stac Pollaidh

Lochan Dearg a Chuil Mhoir

Lochan Dearg a Chuil Mhoir, with Stac Pollaidh in the distance

July 2005


View from Ben More

View from Ben More

View from Ben More, Isle of Mull, looking north-east

July 2006


Dutchman's Cap

The Dutchman's Cap

The Dutchman's Cap, from Iona

July 2006


View from Ben More

The Paps of Jura

The Paps of Jura, from Iona

July 2006


Iona

Beach on Iona

A beach on Iona

July 2006


Puffins

Puffins

Some puffins on Lunga, Treshnish Isles

July 2006


Puffins

More puffins

More puffins, also on Lunga

July 2006


Puffin with fish

A puffin with fish

A puffin with fish, again on Lunga

July 2006


Carsaig Arches

Carsaig Arches

One of the Carsaig Arches, Isle of Mull

July 2006


Arkle

Arkle

Arkle (not the horse) from Loch Stack

July 2007


Foinaven

Foinaven

Foinaven from Arkle

July 2007


Foinaven

The ridge of Foinaven

Looking along the ridge of Foinaven

July 2007


Foinaven

Back along Foinaven

Looking back along the ridge of Foinaven

July 2007


Balnakeil Bay

Balnakeil Bay

The sand dunes of Balnakeil Bay, with Beinn Spionnaidh and Foinaven

July 2007


Ben Loyal

Ben Loyal

Ben Loyal from the north

July 2008


Tràigh Allt Chàilgeag

Tràigh Allt Chàilgeag

Tràigh Allt Chàilgeag

July 2008


Quinag

Quinag from Beinn Lẹid

Quinag from Beinn Lẹid

July 2008


Triple Buttress

The Triple Buttress

The Triple Buttress of Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Beinn Eighe, Torridon

July 2009


Coire Mhic Fhearchair

Coire Mhic Fhearchair

The loch in Coire Mhic Fhearchair, Beinn Eighe, Torridon

July 2009


Baosbheinn

Baosbheinn from Beinn Eighe

View to Baosbheinn and the Isle of Harris from Ruadh-stac Mhòr, Beinn Eighe, Torridon

July 2009


Loch Torridon

Loch Torridon from Beinn Dearg

Loch Torridon from Beinn Dearg, with threatening cloud

July 2009


Beinn Dearg

The ridge of Beinn Dearg (Torridon)

Looking east along the ridge of Beinn Dearg from near the summit

July 2009


View from Beinn Alligin

View from Beinn Alligin

Looking east from Beinn Alligin over the Horns and Beinn Dearg

July 2009


Beinn Damh

Beinn Damh across Loch Torridon from Beinn Alligin

Looking south from Tom na Gruagaich, Beinn Alligin, over Loch Torridon to Beinn Damh

July 2009


South Wales and the Marches


The Mynydd Du

The Mynydd Du

The Mynydd Du (Black Mountain) in South Wales, with Llyn y Fan Fach.

October 2000


Long Mynd

The Long Mynd

Carding Mill Valley, on the Long Mynd in Shropshire.

February 2001


North Wales


Cadair Idris

Cadair Idris

Cwm Cau on Cadair Idris

May 2003


Llyn Cau

Llyn Cau

Looking down a gully on Cadair Idris towards Llyn Cau

May 2003


Carnedd Dafydd

Carnedd Dafydd

Carnedd Dafydd from the ridge to Carnedd Llewelyn

April 2004


The North Pennines


Snowbow

A "snowbow"

A "snowbow" over the moors near Milburn, north of Appleby-in-Westmorland

February 2005


Great Dun Fell road

Snowy conditions on the Great Dun Fell road

Snowy conditions on the road to the Great Dun Fell radar station

February 2005


Cross Fell

Cross Fell

Cross Fell, the highest point in England outside the Lake District

February 2005


The River Tees

The River Tees

The River Tees at Cronkley Scar

October 2009


The River Tees

The River Tees again

The River Tees at Falcon Clints

October 2009


The East Riding


Gannets at Bempton

Gannets

Gannets at the RSPB reserve at Bempton, East Yorkshire.

May 2003


Puffin at Bempton

Puffin

A puffin at the RSPB reserve at Bempton, East Yorkshire.

May 2004


Puffin at Bempton

Puffin

Another puffin at Bempton.

May 2004


Puffin at Bempton

Puffin

Another puffin at Bempton.

May 2004


Goldfinch

Goldfinch

A goldfinch posing in the car park at Bempton.

May 2004


Lancashire/Merseyside


Red Squirrel

Red Squirrel

A Red Squirrel at Formby

April 2005


South-West England


Golden Cap

Golden Cap

Golden Cap from Charmouth, Dorset

March 2010


The High Tatras


Świnica

On the way up Świnica

On the way up Świnica from Schronisko Murowaniec.

August 2008


Zadni Staw Polski

Zadni Staw Polski

Zadni Staw Polski from Świnica.

August 2008


Slovakia

View into Slovakia

View into Slovakia from Szpiglasowy Wierch.

August 2008


Polish Tarns

Dolina Pięciu Stawów Polskich

Dolina Pięciu Stawów Polskich (Valley of the Five Polish Tarns), from Szpiglasowy Wierch, showing Orla Perć (Eagle Edge), Wielki Staw Polski and Przedni Staw Polski.

August 2008


Świnica

Świnica

Świnica and Zadni Staw Polski from Szpiglasowy Wierch.

August 2008


France


Pyrenees

The French Pyrenees

Snowy trees near Valcebollère in the French Pyrenees.

December 2000


The Dolomites


Langkofel

The Langkofel group

The Langkofel group, from the Sella Pass.

August 2003

Il Dente

Il Dente

Il Dente, in the Langkofel group.

August 2003


Rosengarten

The Rosengarten group

The Rosengarten group, from the top of Plattkofel in the Langkofel group.

August 2003


Sella plateau

The Sella plateau

The Sella plateau, with one of the valleys cutting into it.

August 2003


Sella plateau with mist

Mist on the Sella plateau

Mist appearing on the Sella plateau. This later developed into a hailstorm.

August 2003


Rosengartenspitze and Vajolet towers

Rosengartenspitze and Vajolet

The Rosengartenspitze and the Vajolet towers.

August 2003


Lapland

Lapland

Lapland

Scenery in the Ylläs area of Finnish Lapland

April 2004


Icy tree

An icy tree

The effects of freezing fog on a Lapland tree

April 2004


Lapland

Siberian Jay

The incredibly tame Siberian Jay

April 2004



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