Winter Photo Cover Contest

We’re already planning our 2018 Winter Edition, and we’re saving a place for you.

Winter Vitamin Salad

Sunny, sweet and packed with goodness, this simple salad is the perfect tonic for listless winter days.

A Highlands Skate of Mind!

The Ice Rink at Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park is unveiled in all its wintry glory this season.

Nature’s Own Tree Ornament

Its bold scarlet splash of color amidst a gray forest landscape has made the Cardinal a beloved Plateau resident.

A Beautiful Challenge

There’s no respite in the level of care given to the animals of the Cashiers-Highlands Humane Society, despite a winter’s pause in adoptions.


Ask anyone who lives on the Plateau and they’ll eagerly tell you why all four seasons are glorious! Winter views, spring wildflowers, summer hikes and waterfalls, and autumn leaves. There is something here that speaks to the heart of the nature lover all year long. Wiinter activities take on a magical quality. Spring and summer months bring bounteous blooms. Apples, glowing leaves, and craft fairs are here during autumn. Search below for seasonal favorites.

Seasons Results

Tamin’ the Snow
Published on
2016/03 - March
The arrival of Spring doesn’t necessarily mean the end of snow season. Local slopes are still calling to snow lovers.  more
The Bobby Brain Ride
Published on
2015/01 - Winter
Hold on tight! A tour through Bobby’s worldview is a vertigo-inducing foray into an uninspected amusement park.  more
The Bookworm
Published on
2015/01 - Winter
The Bookworm's collection of books, movies, and CDs keeps Hudson Library going throughout the year.   more
The Crux of Reflex
Published on
2015/01 - Winter
The Giving Circle
Published on
2016/11 - November
The spirit of gratitude that informs every day at Carpe Diem Farms comes to the forefront during this season.  more
The Holly and the Ivy
Published on
2016/12 - December
Holly and Ivy manage to capture the beauty and the mystery of the winter season.  more
The Poinsettia Legend
Published on
2015/12 - December
The gorgeous Poinsettia has a heritage as rich as the holiday it adorns.  more
The Spirit of Highlands
Published on
2015/01 - Winter
The delicate balance between the development of Highlands and the survival of its unique charm promises to grow even more tenuous in the coming years.   more
Think Rink
Published on
2016/01 - Winter
Skating through the frigid winter months is a lot easier with the opening of Highlands’ Ice Rink.  more
Tree Lighting at The Park
Published on
2016/11 - November
Highlands’ Tree Lighting, 6:30 P.M. Saturday, November 26, at Kelsey-Hutchinson Founders Park, is a reverent, joyful celebration that sets the tone for the entire holiday season.   more