16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Bobcat kitten hug

I spotted this bobcat and her kitten while mountain biking in the McDowell Sonoran Preserve in north Scottsdale, AZ. They were lounging outside their den high up in some granite boulders.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2018
Date Uploaded: 07.2018
Photo Location: Scottsdale, Arizona, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D7100
Copyright: © David Gilkey