Occassional thoughts about orienteering

Wednesday, December 02, 2009

Mountain lion snapshots


My sister-in-law is a Park Ranger in Palo Alto, California. She posted these photos of mountain lions in the park. Can't say I'd like to encounter a mountain lion when I was orienteering, but the photos are cool.

Our crittercam caught mom with her cubs. Much cheering by you... on Twitpic

This photo of mom shows her size. Stake is 18in high, so she'... on Twitpic

I think mountain lions are relatively common in California, even if they aren't spotted all that frequently. There are mountain lions around Kansas, too.

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posted by Michael | 8:25 PM


How unlucky for that deer to have accidentally impaled itself on iron re-bar when a mountain lion was nearby.
If I understand right, they found the carcass at that spot and put the stake to keep it in place (maybe for the photos?).

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