Monthly Archives: January 2014

Wildlife Tracking: The Elusive Bobcat

Posted on by Kathie Fife

Just a few days ago I crossed paths with the tracks of the snowshoe hare.  It was a nice surprise to see that a bobcat had traveled through the same area within the last 24 hours.               Bobcat tracks in the snow I followed the tracks for a short distance wondering if I would find […]

Wildlife Tracking: The Buck Stops Here

Posted on by Kathie Fife

By this time of the year, early January, the white tailed deer are gathering in deer yards to conserve much needed energy to survive through the cold snowy winter.  On one of my wildlife tracking hikes recently I walked by a deer yard (a place where deer congregate to rest and feed under the protective […]

Wildlife Tracking: Snowshoe Hare

Posted on by Kathie Fife

Wildlife tracking is one of my favorite activities in the winter. The tracks in the snow tell us stories about wildlife that have visited an area, and what they eating, where they are sleeping, and sometimes if you are lucky, you can find the precise moments where the circle of life has occurred when one […]