Behold the ‘Snow Monsters’ of Japan Mike Richard February 15, 2011 Japan, Photography, Sidelines 1 Comment © plaza.rakuten.co.jp Ghostly trees covered in snow and rime ice — known as “snow monsters” or juhyou (frost-covered trees) in Japanese — are a celebrated feature of the winter landscape in mountainous areas of northern Japan. Pure awesome. More photos via Pink Tentacle. One Response Tweets that mention Behold the â€˜Snow Monstersâ€™ of Japan -- Topsy.com February 15, 2011 [...] This post was mentioned on Twitter by Kathrin Bauer, Matador for Nomadic. Matador for Nomadic said: Behold the â€˜Snow Monstersâ€™ of Japan: Â© plaza.rakuten.co.jp Ghostly trees covered in snow and rime ice â€” known a… http://bit.ly/gfFa3T [...] Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Let\'s Make Sure You\'re Human ... * + 1 = ten Comment Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.