Category Archives: Snakes

Timber Rattlesnake

I came upon this Timber Rattlesnake while walking a road near the Ouachita National Forest here in Arkansas back in April 2015. This was my first time seeing one of these. As soon as it saw me it coiled in the middle of the road and I was able to get several photos. This one wasn’t very large.… Read More »

Copperhead Crossing Asphalt Road

I photographed this Copperhead Snake on June 2018 while it was crossing the asphalt section of the tour road at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. How I Got The Shot – Copperhead I was driving the tour road at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge when I spotted this snake in the middle of the road. I… Read More »

Western Ratsnake Moving Through Pine Needles

I photographed this Western Ratsnake crawling through pine needles on my property located near the Ouachita National Forest here in Arkansas. This is the most common snake I see in this area. They prefer heavily wooded areas and are known for their great climbing ability. I have spotted them in a cedar tree that I have near my… Read More »

Rough Green Snake Crossing Asphalt Road

I photographed this Rough Green Snake on June 2017 while it was crossing the asphalt section of the tour road at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. How I Got The Shot – Rough Green Snake I was driving the tour road (Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge) when I spotted this snake trying to cross. I was able… Read More »

Western Ratsnake Smiling

I photographed this Western Ratsnake crossing the asphalt section of the tour road at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma back in June 2017. This Ratsnake is smiling for my camera! How I Got The Shot – Western Ratsnake I spotted this Ratsnake while driving, and I was able to stop and get out of my pickup… Read More »