Fun Friday: Downhill Slalom

Today’s “Fun Friday” post features a Bighorn Sheep ram that was climbing around the slopes of the Badlands, while the rest of the group was grazing on the tall prairie grasses at the bottom. Although “sure footed”, this ram had quite a ride to the bottom of the rock formation, when he was ready to […]

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Rocky Mountain Bighorn Sheep

Another large mammal I was able to photograph along the Mount Evans Highway (Colorado) was the Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis). Here are a couple of my favorite bighorn photos, made at close range:   These sheep were in a small herd of ~12 adults, along with a small group of newborn lambs. I saw some […]

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