Horses in Warba, Minnesota, take a brief break from racing around a pasture draped in fresh snow. Photography by Virginia Novak
Fresh snow frames the Old Jaeger Mill near Columbus, Wisconsin. Photography by Roberta Benisch
These Ovid, Idaho, cowboys and their trusty cow dog just finished moving a neighbor's cattle in 10-below-zero weather. Photography by Jim Parker
Geese wing their way past a weathered barn in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. Photography by Larry Dickerson
A hike up a Lancaster County, Pennsylvania on a foggy 7-degree morning revealed this stunning scene. Photography by Sandra Weber
The family llamas enjoy a snowy romp in White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia. Photography by Leah Spence
Buffalo Valley, Wyoming, ranchers haul winter feed to the cattle. Photography by Connie Holden
Morning sunlight brings out this New England barn's festive best. Photography by Donald Lowe
“I spotted this bike in
a local antique store
one fall. I bought it
because the shiny red finish and large wire basket reminded me
of my first bike, which I got for Christmas so many years ago.”
TERRY WILD STOCK
Though heavy snow
might weigh down these
branches, the light
within shines through.
highlighted splashes of color in
our stark winter landscape.”
Reader Photo: RONALD DRAPER, Buffalo, New York From Country Extra January 2016
We were on Goat Island, which is in the middle of Niagara Falls. It was below freezing. The mist from the falls left a coating of ice on the trees and just about everything else, creating a perfect winter wonderland.
Reader Photo: EMILY RYERS, Munger, Michigan
This pasture in Winesburg, Ohio, shimmers in the sun after an ice storm.
Reader Photo: BUTCH BURKHARDT, Richmond, Indiana From Country Extra January 2016
On a trip to Estes Park, Colorado, we found this big fellow napping in the snow next to our cabin.