I had an amazing time on a wildlife photography adventure at Antelope Island State Park in Utah where I captured a great photo of a Pronghorn. Did you know that Pronghorns are the fastest land animals in North America? They can run up to 60 miles per hour, which is like driving a car on the highway!

Pronghorn in Utah
Pronghorn at Antelope Island State Park (Utah)

Pronghorns are also known for their keen eyesight, which helps them detect predators from far away. They have large eyes that are specially adapted to see in low light, which comes in handy during dawn and dusk when they are most active.

At Antelope Island State Park, Pronghorns can be seen grazing on the grasslands. They have a unique way of eating, where they use their front teeth to cut the grass and their back teeth to grind it up. They also have a special stomach that allows them to digest tough plants that other animals can’t eat.

If you ever get the chance to visit Antelope Island State Park, keep an eye out for these speedy and unique creatures. Just like with the Bison, it’s important to keep a safe distance from wildlife and always show them respect. Have fun exploring!

Gear Used:

  • Camera: Canon EOS R5
  • Lens: RF100-500 mm F4.5-7.1 L IS USM


I photographed this Pronghorn from inside of my pickup.

  • Location: Antelope Island State Park (Utah)
  • Date and Time Taken: June 1, 2022 (04:14 P. M.)
  • Exposure Mode: Manual
  • Aperture: f8
  • Shutter speed: 1/2000
  • ISO: 800 (Auto)
  • Exposure Compensation: 0.3
  • Focal Length: 500 mm

Here is a photo of a Bison I took at Antelope Island State Park: Bison Closeup at Antelope Island State Park