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First Oregon snake


I encountered my first reptile in Oregon as I rode southbound on Friday--a garter snake that I caught in the forest north of Mt. Hood. I've seen lots of amphibians in Oregon--newts and toads and frogs galore--but for some reason, not a single snake or even a lizard before now. Perhaps all that snow has something to do with it . . .

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