Did you know the name corn snake is believed to have originated from the similarity of the markings on the belly to the checkered pattern of kernels of maize or Indian corn? Greg will discuss the natural habitats of some of our snakes that are native to Colorado.
For those who are daring, Greg will have live snakes to touch.
You will have several chances to learn about snakes
Snakes Alive Program Rifle Falls State Park June 2012
- Saturday, June 23 at 11 a.m. at Rifle Gap State Park.
- Saturday, June 23 at 7:30 p.m. at Rifle Falls State Park.
- Sunday, June 24 at 11 a.m. at Harvey Gap State Park.
For additional program information call Terry Wise, park naturalist, at 970-625-1607.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife was created by the merger of Colorado State Parks and the Colorado Division of Wildlife, two nationally recognized leaders in conservation, outdoor recreation and wildlife management. Colorado Parks and Wildlife manages 42 state parks, all of Colorado’s wildlife, more than 300 state wildlife areas and a host of recreational programs.