The color pattern near the tail on gopher snakes is the coolest:
Utah wouldn't be as cool without Great Basin gopher snakes.
Swerve or stop when you see one of these on the road:
This snake was about 3.5 feet long. It can grow to over 6 feet.
I think it was trying to spell something:
Keep an eye on the head:
All of the pictures in this post are of the same gopher snake
This is the snake when it was all riled up:
Male and female mormon crickets:Female: