Wildlife



Philmont is home to many different species of wildlife. There is no question that every trek will encounter wildlife be humming birds, wild turkey, mule deer, elk, coyote, rattler or black bear.
Cottonwood
Rattlesnake on the Trail to Cottonwood Camp Turkey at Cottonwood Camp
Dan Beard
Dan Beard
Head of Dean
Hummingbirds at Head of Dean Deer near Head of Dean Hummingbirds at Head of Dean Mule deer at head of dean
Pueblano
A visitor at Pueblano
Six Mile Gate
A Bear near Six Mile Gate
Upper Dean Cow
Bear near Upper Dean Cow Bear near Upper Dean Cow
Ute Meadows
Bear at Ute Meadows
Clarks Fork
Baby birds at Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork A Bear at Clark's Fork Horses & Hummingbirds at Clark's Fork Horses & Hummingbirds at Clark's Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Gracie doing her job Rattlesnake by Clarks Fork Rattlesnake by Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Gracie Supper Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Gracie doing her job Gracie doing her job eer visit Clarks Fork Clarks Fork Bear Visit Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Clarks Fork Bear Visit Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Bear and Cub by Clarks Fork Clarks Fork Buck Visit Gracie Napping
Deer Lake Mesa
Wildlife at Deer Lake Mesa
Hunting Lodge
Mini Bear at Hunting Lodge
Mt Phillips
A Buck on Mount Phillips
Sawmill
Birds on the porch at Sawmill
Tooth Ridge
Deer at tooth ridge camp
Beaubien
Butterfly near Beaubien Mulie at Beaubien Grouse on the way to Bonita Peak
Crater Lake
Chipmunk (Mini Bear) at Crater Lake
Lower Bonita
Cows near Lower Bonita Cow Camp Lower Bonita
Rich Cabins
Rich Cabins - Artifacts campsite Rich Cabins - Artifacts campsite
Whiteman Vega
Bison near Whiteman Vega Bison near Whiteman Vega
On the trail
Mulie at Lovers Leap Minbear Lookout Minibear at work Minibear at work Ladybugs on Shaefer's Peak Bear on the trail between Cito and Hidden Valley Rattler near the road from Sioux to Ponil Ladybugs on Shaefer's Peak Bear sighting enroute to Dan Beard from Old Camp Sunflowers on the trail to Head of Dean Trout in the Middle Fork of the Cimarron Creek Cows grazing below Lover's Leap A mule deer buck near Clear Creek Rattlesnake on the trail to Clark’s Fork Cows at Fowler Pass Bear on the trail between Harlan and Devil’s Wash Basin Bear on Baldy View of a hawk from the Tooth of Time Buffalo (Bison) in the Buffalo Pasture Deer in Hidden Valley Deer in Hidden Valley Buffalo (Bison) in the Buffalo Pasture
Off the ranch
Horses at the Casa de Galvian A determined bear - 1 A determined bear - 2 A determined bear - 3 Pronghorn Antelope on the plain of the Casa de Galvian