Near Spey Dam, the river starts it's long journey to Spey Bay. Above the dam Glenshero is wild and open, a quiet place for reflection. The road becomes a track that crosses through the Monadliath Mountains and eventually to Fort Augustas.
Cold, snowy, calm but photographers need to get out there.
Classic Swaledale in winter: field shapes, dry stone walls etched against the snow, dark skeletal trees and long distance views of Shunnor Fell. A favourite vista. long distant views of Shunnor Fell.
The water cascades over the fall and then disappears underground to flow through the system of potholes in the limestone rocks.
Quite a scramble to get to the waterfalls, a quiet spot.