Snake frozen onto river
At the MNA Big Valley Sanctuary.
Thought it was premature in the season to see this garter out but the sun was shining so maybe that's all it takes.
Seen on trail just east of ben's observation tower.
2 just east of Eddy Lake beach area.
The Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis) is an indigenous North American snake found widely across the continent. Most garter snakes have a pattern of yellow stripes on a brown or green background and their average length is about 55 cm (22 in), with a maximum length of about 137 cm (54 in). The average body mass is 150 g (5.3 oz).