Winter Oasis Getaway Gallery

By Stio Mountain on

Ski resorts are closed, trips are canceled, vacations are postponed, but that doesn't mean we can't be inspired by the outdoors. Even though now might not be the time to get out and tackle our next epic objective, we're hoping, like us, that you can find ways to connect with nature however you can. Even if that means, simply appreciating naturally inspiring photographs of the outdoors, as it has been proven that just by looking at photos of nature, we can improve our mood, reduce our anxiety, relax and feel a little happier.

So in light of that, here are a few dream worthy photos to help us escape to a 'Winter Oasis' and reset our emotional equilibrium.

Photo: Ryan Bonneau

Photo: Noah Couser

Photo: Tristan Greszko

Photo: Jamie Walter

Photo: David Stubbs

Photo: Mark Fisher

Photo: Noah Couser

Photo: Ryan Bonneau

Photo: Dirk Collins

Photo: Tristan Greszko

Photo: Adam Clark

Photo: Grant Gunderson

Photo: Tristan Greszko

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