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15 Winter Wonderland Photos to Help You Embrace Colder Weather

We all know that Old Man Winter will arrive soon. Those cold winter days, followed by even longer winter nights, are right around the corner. Until then, let’s enjoy some beautiful winter landscapes before it all turns ugly.

From Brunswick, Maine, to Yellowstone National Park, here are 15 winter wonderland photos from across the country that will take your breath away.

Pingree Grove, Illinois

Flickr/JamesJordan
Flickr/JamesJordan

A red barn dusted with snow creates a picturesque winter scene.

Delafield, Wisconsin

Flickr/MichaelPereckas
Flickr/MichaelPereckas

A snowy road through Lapham Peak Unit in Kettle Moraine State Forest is lined with frosty trees.

Klamath Falls, Oregon

Flickr/Michael (a.k.a. moik) McCullough
Flickr/Michael (a.k.a. moik) McCullough

Fremont-Winema National Forest is host to many beautiful trails, like this one shrouded in powdery snow.

Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

 

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YellowStonePark.com

No place in the U.S. does winter like Yellowstone National Park.

Bryce Canyon, Utah

The contrast of the red rocks and the powder white snow makes Utah’s Bryce Canyon picture perfect.

Babcock State Park, West Virginia

Wikimedia Commons
Wikimedia Commons

West Virginia’s Grist Mill in Babcock State Park is the epitome of winter wonderland.

Coleville, Washington

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AdventureAwaits.com

This Washington state sunset casts a beautiful glow over a crisp landscape.

Brunswick, Maine

Flickr/Paul VanDerWerf
Flickr/Paul VanDerWerf

Street lights are glowing in this Maine neighborhood shrouded in snow.

Grandville, Michigan

Flickr/Rachel Kramer
Flickr/Rachel Kramer

Fog settles over the water and snow covered banks of Buck Creek.

Pizarro, Virginia

Flickr/DonnieNunley
Flickr/DonnieNunley

There’s just something about a snowy red barn that creates a peaceful winter scene.

Golden, Colorado

Flickr/ZachDischner
Flickr/ZachDischner

Talk about a killer view!

Lorain, Ohio

Boxborough, Massachusetts

Flickr/Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism
Flickr/Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism

A crisp winter morning on Steele Farm.

Wood County, Texas

Flickr/Mary B
Flickr/Mary B

Shetland ponies enjoy their wintry surroundings.

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