Chester State Park is has trails, a play ground, kayak rentals and rentable buildings for events. I visited by myself with camera in hand to get out into nature and find some peace. This is my version of meditation. Many call it "Forest Bathing" and it's been proven as a way to destress, especially for those of us who work in front of a computer all day. Read this article about how Forest Bathing can be a way to find peace. I hope just looking at these pictures inspires you to get outside and enjoy nature.
Larisa is a natural light photographer and teacher in the Rock Hill, SC and Charlotte, NC area.