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Timber Rattlesnake spotted during Fiery Gizzard hike

June 29th, 2011 · 4 Comments · snakes

One of the most memorable reptile sightings while hiking in Tennessee was this Timber Rattler sunning itself on a ledge overlooking the canyon. Fantastic! I was hiking with my dog Sky that day – fortunately she didn’t get too curious. NOTE: I must apologize for the quality of the first couple of Timber Rattlesnake photos […]

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Hiking Fiery Gizzard: the Northern Fence Lizard

June 10th, 2008 · 2 Comments · Fiery Gizzard, lizard, photography

By Stephen Frasier; Re: the Nashville Hiking Meetup Group’s Fiery Gizzard hike; Date: Saturday, June 8, 2008; Photos: Stephen Frasier, using Olympus Stylus 790 SW This adult Northern Fence Lizard (Sceloporus undulatus hyacinthinus) was found by the author while hiking the incredible, treacherous, beautiful Fiery Gizzard trail just outside Monteagle, Tennessee with the Nashville Hiking […]

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Fiery Gizzard hike: Nashville Hiking Meetup group – June 2008

June 9th, 2008 · 4 Comments · Fiery Gizzard

I finally made it to a Nashville Hiking Meetup group hike, thanks to Kelly; I agreed to go at such a late hour, there was simply insufficient time for this socially paranoid introvert to come up with a plausible excuse not to go. 🙂 We met at the Target near Hickory Hollow at 7am; I […]

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