When one and a half feet of snow fell last week, I kept seeing this blue tint in the mounds.
I enhanced this photo a bit in picasa to bring out the blue better so it actually wasn’t quite this bright.
I am not a scientific type person, so I’ve added a link underneath the photo to explain why snow (and ice) sometimes looks blue. I just thought it was unusual and pretty.
Read more about what makes ice and snow blue at the