Two Rio Grande Turkeys Displaying

These two Rio Grande Turkeys were strutting and displaying at the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma (March 15, 2020). They were easy to find and photograph because these two Tom Turkeys were in the Doris Campground where I’m camped. A bunch of Rio Grande Turkey hens and these two Toms would come through every morning and evening.… Read More »

Charon’s Garden Wilderness

Charon’s Garden Wilderness is part of the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge in southwestern Oklahoma. Charon being the ferryman of Hades in Greek mythology. There are also several small lakes in this area, and two small waterfalls along the streams that feed them. How I Got The Shot – Charon’s Garden Wilderness I parked at the south Trailhead (Charon’s… Read More »

Wild Hogs At The Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge

This wild Hog was photographed at the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma (March 2016). I bet the refuge manager is not happy to have wild Hogs on this refuge. Just about everywhere I hiked on the refuge I saw signs of Hogs. How I Got The Shot – Wild Hog I decided after seeing signs of Hogs… Read More »

Wild Texas Longhorn Calf

This Wild Texas Longhorn Calf was at the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. I photographed it back in March 2016. The Texas Longhorns are in several areas of this refuge and are easy to photograph from a vehicle. How I Got The Shot – Texas Longhorn Calf I parked on the side of the road. I had… Read More »

Whitetail Buck With One Antler

I spotted this Whitetail Buck at the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma back in March 2016. I believe the other side was shed. The Bucks start shedding antlers this time of year. I watched this Buck to see if it would shed the other antler but it never did. How I Got The Shot – Whitetail Buck… Read More »