Twisted Trees

Each tree is unique, a bit us Human Beings! No two trees are the same. And then each species is also different from the next. Bark, branches, twigs, leaves and roots have different textures and shapes. Twisted tree in Peasholm Glen Some are tall, some are small and...

A summer with a difference

Few of us can question the strange summer we’ve had in 2019! Sweltering temperatures, monsoon-like downpours, strong winds … what a difference to 2018’s sunny conditions. With the trees in full leaf at the moment, any rain and wind combination can...
Trees that stand alone

Trees that stand alone

While many trees cluster together and some are part of a large wood or huge forest, some trees simply like their own space. When we see such a tree, we might wonder how it got there and why it is on its own. These trees seem to hold their own in the landscape and...
Cool timber

Cool timber

As the heat builds in the summer season, there’s nothing better than seeking the shade of trees. These lovely trunks and branches can be found in Dean Road Cemetery in Scarborough. A peaceful place where lots of folks are laid to rest, the trees stand tall above...

Woods on our Doorstop

With the summer season now underway, there’s something about the coolness of woodland that is even more attractive! The Scarborough has many wooded areas including Peasholm, Forge Valley and Jacob’s Ladder. There is another area of woodland that is worth a...

Trees of Note

If you are heading out and about in Scarborough (between the rain showers!) then you’ll be pleased to know you can enjoy some tree-mendous tree spotting while out for a walk! Peasholm Park’s Treasure Trove of Trees, which also takes you along Peasholm...