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Golden-mantled Ground Squirrel

Callospermophilus lateralis


Small grayish mammal with dark orange ("golden") head and shoulders, ~ 7 in long exclusive of tail, with black and white longitudinal stripes along its sides.


Northwest montane conifer forest.


Spotted at Pumice Point turnout off of North Rim Drive in Crater Lake National Park.

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KarenSaxton a year ago

I just had to click on this one as I recognized Crater lake! Love those little guys

Dijana Serhatlic
Dijana Serhatlic a year ago

So cute!

DanielePralong a year ago

Great shot Allen!

The GeoDex
The GeoDex a year ago

Haha, adorable :)

Allen Hoof
Spotted by
Allen Hoof

Oregon, USA

Spotted on Jul 10, 2007
Submitted on Nov 20, 2018

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