17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Snowshoe Hare in Moose Print

A snowshoe hare in its winter coat is sitting in an impression in the snow made by a moose. The hare had been nibbling on the small conifer behind it, but froze when it saw me.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Nederland, Colorado, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © Loren Merrill