Testing the app. This sighting is from a summer trip.
Pika close to trail in first snow below Pinnacle Peak
One of several Pikas on the outside of the large lateral moraine to the east of lake below Angel glacier, observed very close to the hiking trail
First pika observation of the trip
Multiple individuals observed in the area by sight and sound, photo of fecal pile outside den.
Multiple individuals observed by sight and sound in area, photo of habitat.
Multiple individuals in the area observed by sight and sound. Photo of habitat.
Multiple individuals in the area observed by sight and sound.
Observed 1 individual in the area by sound, photo of habitat.
The American pika (Ochotona princeps), a diurnal species of pika, is found in the mountains of western North America, usually in boulder fields at or above the tree line. They are herbivorous, smaller relatives of rabbits and hares.