16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Highland Parrot Snake in a tree

Driving the dirt roads in the cloud forest, we drove past this parrot snake in the road. We threw the land cruiser in reverse, jumped out, and saw the 1.5 meter snake slithering up in the tree.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 08.2018
Photo Location: Guatemala
Camera: Canon EOS 7D
Copyright: © Riley Swartzendruber