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Picturesque rime scenery in Xiangxiang

Updated: 2018-01-22

 

Citizens came to Gonglue Village, Sha Town, Xiangxiang, Hunan province, to see rime scenery on January 7, 2018. Gonglue Village, with an altitude of more than 600 meters above sea level, is the hometown of Huang Gonglue, a famous general of the Chinese Workers' and Peasants' Red Army. [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

Photo taken on Jan 7, 2018, shows rime scenery on a zigzag mountain road. There are bamboo forests on both sides of the mountain road. Deeper into the hill, where the temperature is lower, the rime scenery is different. [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

Photo taken on Jan 7, 2018, shows rime in Gonglue Village, Sha Town, Xiangxiang, Hunan province. [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

Photo taken on Jan 7, 2018, shows a pine tree decorated with frost [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

A fern in Gonglue Village, Sha Town, Xiangxiang, Hunan province, bows under the weight of silvery rime frost on Jan 7, 2018. [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

Rime scenery in Gonglue Village, Sha Town, Xiangxiang, Hunan province. [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

The misty Gaozi reservoir as it looked on Jan 7, 2018. [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

Icicles in Gonglue Village, Sha Town, Xiangxiang, Hunan province [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

Frozen fruit in Gonglue Village, Sha Town, Xiangxiang, Hunan province. [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

A tourist tries the taste of winter on Jan 7, 2018. [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

Tourists pose for photos before a pine tree with a dusting of rime in Gonglue Village, Sha Town, Xiangxiang, Hunan province, Jan 7, 2018. [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

Villagers in Gonglue Village, Sha Town, Xiangxiang, Hunan province, have tied straw on their shoes to prevent slipping. [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]

Rime frost on branches in Gonglue Village, Sha Town, Xiangxiang, Hunan province. [Photo/xxs.gov.cn]