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    Wildlife you have seen on trail...post your pics...

    Came across this crazy ant yesterday it's about an inch and a half long!

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    Quote Originally Posted by GoGoGordo View Post
    Wow. That kitty was in some seriously deep thoughts.

    Our local variety (Eurasian lynx) is larger, and it is quite rare to see one.

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    Great vid GOGO, I cant even sneak up on my cat like that..

    Just some ducks today
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    Over valentines day weekend I was riding with my wife and I had one of the coolest mountain bike moments in my life. I rounded a corner and there was a horse right in front of me, I stopped and unclipped and while my wife and I and 2 other people coming the other direction just stood there in awe while we watched 15 or so horse came running through chasing each other around. It was really cool to experience. We came across the pack again later on a bit off the trail eating some snow left in a shaded area (that's what it looked like they were doing anyway)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Melo View Post
    is that an Albin Scargot??
    Is that directed at me? Neither myself or Google images have any idea what your talking about

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    Is it time for rattlers to wake up?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ridnparadise View Post
    It was really hard to sneak up on him. These little suckers usually only %@$& around at night.
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    White-tailed Kite

    White-tailed Kite was finally able to get a picture of him perched
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    There is no bird more graceful than a kite in flight. Truly amazing creatures.

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    Eastern Hognose from todays ride...


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    Great Pic of the Eastern HogNose..... That pic would be a nice addition to this thread that is focused on Snakes: Snakes....post your pictures ......

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    Ran into these 2 Gals....

    Ran into these 2 Gals as i was skiing.....startled me ....not them though....
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    I had a nice encounter with a rattle snake. It scared the c*** out of me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hank13 View Post
    I had a nice encounter with a rattle snake. It scared the c*** out of me.
    Where's the pics man?

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    They hate the rain, it makes them dopey and instead of hopping away they just stand there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SuPrBuGmAn View Post
    Eastern Hognose from todays ride...

    Those are just cool snakes.
    Really fun to watch.
    Just stick it in granny and start grinding.

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    Otay Lakes, Chula Vista, California

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    ^ Nice pics, thanks for sharing!

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    Wildlife you have seen on trail...post your pics...

    Saw this Largish blue tongue lizard out in the sun while riding the other day




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    That's crazy...........an upside down, blue tongued lizard! Cover your eyes. = )
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    Quote Originally Posted by Rojo Grande' View Post
    That's crazy...........an upside down, blue tongued lizard! Cover your eyes. = )

    Actually those pics were posted politically correct. The blue-tongue skinks are Austrailian which is on the underside of the world.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawg View Post
    Actually those pics were posted politically correct. The blue-tongue skinks are Austrailian which is on the underside of the world.
    My bad..... sorry, just having some fun. I can't tell you how many times I have tried to post something and it has not turned (upside down) out the way I expected it to be. Go Mates!
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    Wildlife you have seen on trail...post your pics...

    Sorry is it upside down? I posted it from tapatalk and its up the right way for me!


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    Quote Originally Posted by foxpuppet View Post
    Sorry is it upside down? I posted it from tapatalk and its up the right way for me!
    Kind of funny but great pictures nonetheless!
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    Nest 1/4 mile off rail trail, S IL.
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    Vienna rail trail. nest 4 miles south of Carrier Mills

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    thats awesome...i know they have them around here in my area but i have yet to see one. I have however seen what i'm pretty sure is the same giant owl twice now on some little piddly ass trails that someone cut in a small sections of trees off the local bike path never seem to have my camera though.
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    I ran across this guy the other day on a local trail. He didn't seem to want to move, so I decided to go back the way I came, haha.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Trekstur View Post
    I ran across this guy the other day on a local trail. He didn't seem to want to move, so I decided to go back the way I came, haha.


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    Bunny hop him.
    Just stick it in granny and start grinding.

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    Can you spot the woodpecker?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Trekstur View Post
    I ran across this guy the other day on a local trail. He didn't seem to want to move, so I decided to go back the way I came, haha.


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    Shoulda hopped it and kept on riding.

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    Quote Originally Posted by cyclelicious View Post
    Can you spot the woodpecker?

    No, but my missus is about to.

    Just kidding, it's in my sights

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    Gila Monster

    The coolest animal I've ever seen on the trail, last week in Arizona.

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    first ratler of the year

    A very red rattler and an evasive lizard neighbor of his as well.
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    ^ Looks like a Red Diamond Rattler and a Granite Spiny Lizard. Where were these pics taken?

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    People always say its crazy - and disgusting - (it is!) when I say I've had to brush 5-6 ticks of my leg at once. Here is how it happens....



    (Sorry, zoomed in pic is a bit fuzzy)

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    Just met this guy, big one.


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    Quote Originally Posted by inter View Post
    Just met this guy, big one.
    Wow, great picture but I don't think that I would have stuck around long enough to take it...
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    Howabout on the way to the trail?

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    No shortage of snakes and deer in CO.
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    Some more from bike rides in Sri Lanka.
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    Quote Originally Posted by rmac View Post
    Some more from bike rides in Sri Lanka.
    Whoa, those are pretty sweet pictures.
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    This is a shingleback lizard that I came across today. He didn't like having his picture taken and slowly changed direction.

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    Dude, that thing looks like something from a nightmare ^ !!!

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    Got this bobcat yesterday on the Javelina Trail in the Tortolitas near Tucson. I was sitting meditating on 'my' rock, and he came sauntering by. By the time I got out the iphone, he was disappearing fast, but you can see him in the center of the picture... not bothered by me at all...


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    Sycomaore Cyn in Riverside.

    The Rattler was mellow but the lizard made me work for the shot.
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    ^ Looks like a Red Diamond Rattler and a Granite Spiny Lizard. Where were these pics taken?

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    Quote Originally Posted by slowrider View Post
    The Rattler was mellow but the lizard made me work for the shot.
    That's EXACTLY where I thought you'd were for those pics. Riverside has a great population of Granite Spiny Lizards. Far and away the prettiest Spiny Lizard in the South West.

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    Seen this whistle pig, as I was going to trail head.
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    Proctor Valley, CA

    Almost ran over this little guy yesterday, so we got him off the trail.
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    Cool, good job moving it to safety!

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    Couple lizards I saw as I was taking shots:

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    Srsly, the trend is lizards posing.



    From a distance I thought my mind was just finding the pattern of a lizard in the grain of the wood, but then I was like, nope, that there is an actual lizard.

    Having never seen this phenomenon before, we see it again at the next junction.


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    Caution;  Merge;  Workers Ahead! Pennsylvania, a sad view...

    ...as we prepared to leave the property, after a ride something didn't look correct. The lower trail had a downed tree blocking it, so rather than leave it for next time we decided to take care of it. Out came the chainsaw and as we approached the tree we could see something very different. Apparently this hollow tree was struck by lightning the night before about 20 feet up, splitting it in two. The part laying on the ground had 4 smaller Raccoon casualties and one adult. One of the little guys was cut in two by the splintering tree as it came down. The lightning must have killed all of them instantly as the tree exploded, cause the fall wasn't that far. We gave them a proper burial...
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    wow that sucks!
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    Witnessed a large Garter snake catch and devour a toad this past weekend. Sick bastard snagged the toads rear foot and just slowly worked his way up the toad. No pics though, sorry.

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    Quote Originally Posted by slowrider View Post
    A very red rattler and an evasive lizard neighbor of his as well.
    i hate the red diamonds... they usually stand there ground vs move to cover like the pacifics.

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    Quote Originally Posted by inter View Post
    Just met this guy, big one.

    terrified of that variety

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    Re: Wildlife you have seen on trail...post your pics...

    My buddy for today's ride.

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    Saw a few interesting critters on this past weekends AZT300:

    A plump Gila Monster that I almost ran over!!
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    Friendly rattlesnake:
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    This wicked 10" long 3/4" wide centipede.
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    Seeing a Gila Monster will bring you good luck. Powerful medicine.

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    Bringing the thread back to snakes.
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    ^ looks like a Gopher snake?

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    Found one of the largest copperheads I've ever seen along with a centipede (Scolopendra heros). Located in Eastern Oklahoma

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    How did you get the two together... And drop that bill

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    haha, those are two seperate pictures, but they were found only about 50 yards apart. I just approached the centipede slowly and it let me get close enough to place the dollar next to it for scale.

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    I thought you had to go to the jungle to see centipedes that big.

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    Quote Originally Posted by smilinsteve View Post
    I thought you had to go to the jungle to see centipedes that big.
    I forgot to mention that these were found on my personal trail at my house lol. The snake was in the middle of my trail about 20 yards from the house, and the centipede was in the middle of my driveway.

    I just recently moved to this place and had no idea it would have this much wildlife. I've caught over 50 bark scorpions this year and found other poisonous things like black widows.

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    The ever elusive and notoriously shy Pacific Northwest Trail Gnome.


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    Quote Originally Posted by freakybro View Post
    The ever elusive and notoriously shy Pacific Northwest Trail Gnome. Click image for larger version. 

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    And you managed to capture it in a photo! You're not likely to find a field guide for these rare beings, but I can share with you that this one can be told apart from its suburban variant, the Yard Gnome, because he is carrying a shovel to keep his section of trail habitat spiffy.

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    Look guys I found the elusive central Massachusetts sexual dysfunctionus domesticus! Complete with carrying case, hahahahhha!
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    Quote Originally Posted by goingblankagain View Post
    Look guys I found the elusive central Massachusetts sexual dysfunctionus domesticus! Complete with carrying case, hahahahhha!
    That's creepy man.
    I would have hauled azz out of those woods.

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    Bald Eagle flying overhead.
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    Bullfrog sitting in pond next to trail.
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    A curious squirrel who ran across the trail and then peeked back at me from behind the tree.
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    A snake and deer at Enterprise South Nature Park.
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    ^Is that a Pine Snake??? Where is Enterprise South Nature Park?^

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    Quote Originally Posted by goingblankagain View Post
    Look guys I found the elusive central Massachusetts sexual dysfunctionus domesticus! Complete with carrying case, hahahahhha!
    So, does she have any leaks?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hawg View Post
    ^Is that a Pine Snake??? Where is Enterprise South Nature Park?^
    We think it was a Rat Snake.

    Enterprise Nature Park isn near Chattanooga, TN, at Ooltewah. It's a county park.

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    No pics yet, but just saw the first baby quail of the season! Heady stuff! I love quail!
    It's all Here. Now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rockerc View Post
    No pics yet, but just saw the first baby quail of the season! Heady stuff! I love quail!
    yum, but the bones are so fiddly to cut out

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    Wildlife you have seen on trail...post your pics...

    Painted turtle about 14 inches around.
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    Otay Lakes, Chula Vista CA

    Saw this Garter Snake laid out across trail a couple of weeks ago.
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    Cuyamaca Grand loop

    wild turkeys and a curious squirrel today
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cobra8d View Post
    Saw this Garter Snake laid out across trail a couple of weeks ago.
    I am 99% sure that this snake is actually an odd patterned California King snake. Hopefully some other snake experts will chime in and comment. Look at the head. It's got a classic Cali King head. This is a very rare find!!!

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    Your right, according to these guys it is the San Diego Desert Phase Striped California king rare according to the website, thanks for the correction.

    ¬Ľ The Lampro Blog: Naturally Occurring Morphs of the California Kingsnake ‚Äď Part 1 - Herp Nation Media

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    ^ I remember seeing one like that about 25 years ago. Didn't know
    what it was until now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by John Kuhl View Post
    ^ I remember seeing one like that about 25 years ago. Didn't know
    what it was until now.
    Sheesh JK, you remember something from 25 years ago?!? Props to you sir!
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    I saw a beaver on the trail last week. Rode up and told the guys. The conversation quickly devolved from there.

    "No, it was just a beaver. It was furry. Oh forget it."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.Quint View Post
    I saw a beaver on the trail last week. Rode up and told the guys. The conversation quickly devolved from there.

    "No, it was just a beaver. It was furry. Oh forget it."
    Beavers are best left in private I guess.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.Quint View Post
    "No, it was just a beaver. It was furry. Oh forget it."
    Pics or it didn't happen

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    Quote Originally Posted by TitanofChaos View Post
    Pics or it didn't happen
    The beaver absconded before I could get my phone out of my backpack. Slippery beaver.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr.Quint View Post
    I saw a beaver on the trail last week. Rode up and told the guys. The conversation quickly devolved from there.

    "No, it was just a beaver. It was furry. Oh forget it."
    Most beavers, these days, are without fur. There should be a law that all beavers can not be left in private. They should be out in the open for all to see and enjoy. They are a wondrous thing!

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    We have a beaver problem at one of our trails. It's been an ongoing issue for almost 2 years now. They are destroying the trees in one section of trail. The problem is that every time we try to discuss it...hehehe he said beaver.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ianick View Post
    We have a beaver problem at one of our trails. It's been an ongoing issue for almost 2 years now. They are destroying the trees in one section of trail. The problem is that every time we try to discuss it...hehehe he said beaver.
    There are many problems with beavers. They can be smelly, and they spread disease.
    Yet somehow, people canít seem to leave them alone.
    The urge to pet a beaver can be overwhelming, but they are not always so eager to be petted.
    It is best to approach slowly with a calming whisper, until the beaver shows you a welcoming sign.
    A wet beaver with a shiny coat is usually a happy beaver and desires attention.
    Never go near a dry beaver, as they are usually ornery, and will not want to play.

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    Wildlife you have seen on trail...post your pics...

    5 young bucks. Deer are literally like rats here- they're all over and the city captures and kills them. Although unlike rats, they're butchered and donated to Food Share.

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    Quote Originally Posted by smilinsteve View Post
    There are many problems with beavers. They can be smelly, and they spread disease.
    Yet somehow, people canít seem to leave them alone.
    The urge to pet a beaver can be overwhelming, but they are not always so eager to be petted.
    It is best to approach slowly with a calming whisper, until the beaver shows you a welcoming sign.
    A wet beaver with a shiny coat is usually a happy beaver and desires attention.
    Never go near a dry beaver, as they are usually ornery, and will not want to play.
    It's easier if you just tie em up.

    Quote Originally Posted by evasive View Post
    5 young bucks. Deer are literally like rats here- they're all over and the city captures and kills them. Although unlike rats, they're butchered and donated to Food Share.

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    They're looking for beaver, I mean beavers

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    Two of the coolest things I have seen recently

    Four Owls harrassing a Coyote. They were dive bombing him and chased him right into a scrub oak for cover. Watching them fly and manuver was pretty impressive. We watched for about 3 or 4 minutes and then moved on.

    Last year I saw an ant migration about a quarter of a mile long. I was riding at night and at first thought it was a little rivulet of water. It kept going into the grass off the trail and back on. I finally stopped and looked closely and it was a very numerous group of very small ants moving in the same direction about 6 ants wide (about 1/2"). I saw about a dozen different ant migrations on that ride but that was the largest. Must be a seasonal thing but I had never seen that before.

    Sorry, no picts, I rarely ride with a camera.

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    Roadrunners are my favorite wildlife on the trails, but they are too quick to get a good pic. Diamondbacks are my least favorite, but they stick around for pictures. Here's a little guy blocking the trail last weekend

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    About 18 months ago a fuel reduction burn got a little out of hand and scorched a favorite section of bush. Since then the wildlife has slowly returned as things start to grow back. I saw the first koala since the burn the other day, down low in a tree right beside the singletrack. Nice!

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