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by Austin Carl
November 19th, 2019, 7:50 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: How cold/high can snakes go?
Replies: 7
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How cold/high can snakes go?

8J76WkrlT+2s1jnZ4Tt7RA.jpg Hiking in the Absaroka-Beartooth Wilderness of Montana at 8,000 feet elevation early in September, I noticed about 7 garter snakes in the span of 3 hours seemingly cruising to their winter hibernaculum due to daytime temperatures in the 40s and 50s. A friend also reported...
by Austin Carl
November 18th, 2019, 8:18 pm
Forum: The Forum
Topic: Montana Milksnake
Replies: 3
Views: 1012

Montana Milksnake

I’ve been reading posts on this forum for several months but have never posted before. I’m a recent college graduate that has been doing seasonal work outdoors, which has had an unexpected benefit of reigniting my love of snakes that started in my childhood catching garter snakes in my Montana backy...