Marmot on the summit of Wetterhorn

Marmot standing proudly on the very summit of Wetterhorn Peak.
Colorado, Summer 2006.

You can view a slideshow of the whole hike here:
Wetterhorn Peak via Southeast Ridge from Matterhorn Creek

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Azra

Azra - Feb 21, 2007 7:20 pm - Voted 10/10

Sweet!!!

I like it!
:)

Anya Jingle

Anya Jingle - Feb 21, 2007 11:48 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Sweet!!!

Thank you. There were two marmots on the summit. I think I spent almost an hour up there with them.

rpc

rpc - Feb 22, 2007 12:25 am - Voted 10/10

great catch!

& photo.

Anya Jingle

Anya Jingle - Feb 22, 2007 2:31 am - Hasn't voted

Re: great catch!

Thanks :)

Jack B

Jack B - Mar 25, 2007 7:14 am - Voted 10/10

Ha!

That's got to be one the best marmot photos around!

Anya Jingle

Anya Jingle - Mar 25, 2007 6:52 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Ha!

Thank you Jack :) I was happy that he was sitting on the summit and could get him with the vistas.

rdmc

rdmc - Apr 5, 2007 9:37 pm - Voted 10/10

I love it!

I have a very similar shot that my husband took on Sunshine Mt.. I will have to post it sometime.

Anya Jingle

Anya Jingle - Apr 5, 2007 10:16 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: I love it!

I look forward to seeing your husband's pic. Marmots are such adorable companions in the Rockies. They always make my day.

rdmc

rdmc - Apr 10, 2007 5:39 pm - Voted 10/10

Very clear.

I have to say ours is not near as clear and close.

Mark Straub

Mark Straub - Aug 19, 2007 12:30 am - Voted 10/10

Different Marmots

This is an amazing photo. Your marmot looks much different than my photo of the marmot.

-Mark

Anya Jingle

Anya Jingle - Aug 19, 2007 10:43 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Different Marmots

Thanks Mark. Your photo of a marmot is great also and it is wonderful that you appreciate animals.
There was another marmot with me on top of the mountain that day and his coat was brown just like the one of your marmot. They were both fun and weren't afraid of me too much.
Greetings, Anya.

dai tora

dai tora - Aug 25, 2007 2:34 pm - Voted 10/10

marmot

this marmot becomes a star with your nice photo .
Do you make books with your photos of animals ?
If i could write books on animals
i ask you to take photo of the book.

Anya Jingle

Anya Jingle - Oct 13, 2007 9:17 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Awesome!

Thanks Josh. It is definitely one of my 2006 favorites. He was one of my two marmot companions up there. The other one had a dark brown coat and was beautiful also. They are a good memory. They didn't want any food from me. In fact, they grazed on grass and flowers on the summit as I sat by them.

Noondueler

Noondueler - Oct 9, 2008 4:38 pm - Voted 10/10

Marmots rule!

Fantastic shot!

njn8734

njn8734 - Mar 12, 2009 3:46 am - Voted 10/10

Super Capture

Incredible photo ! neat marmot.

Smoove910

Smoove910 - May 25, 2009 11:39 pm - Voted 10/10

LOL

Did you get that Marmot to pose for you? Sweet shot!

EricChu

EricChu - Oct 27, 2009 8:11 pm - Voted 10/10

Very sweet!

...and an excellent shot! That's what you could call a "summit conference"...:-)

TyeDyeTwins

TyeDyeTwins - Nov 19, 2009 4:02 am - Voted 10/10

Such a beautiful..

Such a beautiful picture. I just keep coming back to this one. Thanks for sharing.

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