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Rock Climbing Photo: 44 minutes: Ruper bridge 2 bridge.  Photo: Steiny.
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By Joseph Crotty
From: Broomfield, CO
Aug 30, 2008
Wow, sweet time Mic.
By boulderkeith
From: Boulder, CO
Jun 3, 2014
Bull snake (gopher snake) right?
By Peter Lewis
From: Bridgton, Maine
Jun 18, 2014
Right. No venom, but big and very strong constrictors. My son had a huge one as a pet, and he got a hold of me once and wrapped around my arm and squeezed really hard. Had to stick my entire arm into a tub full of water before he figured out he was drowning and it would be a good idea to let go.
By Benjamin Chapman
From: Small Town, USA
Sep 20, 2015
Beautiful! Had a pair myself. Very docile and great pets. The female was six feet long and ate medium sized rats routinely.
By Will S
From: Joshua Tree
Aug 24, 2016
Docile? Not the one living next to my driveway for years. It was an aggressive and pissed off @#%%. Big too, almost 6' I almost killed it a couple of times when it came at me but preferred to leave it for ground squirrel, mice, and rabbit control.
By Mic Fairchild
From: Boulder
Oct 14, 2016
BTW, this photo a substitute for the actual Ruper photo. Glad you like it anyway.
By David Baltz
From: Albuquerque, New Mexico
Nov 4, 2016
Bull snakes are moderately docile, mostly hiss and shake their tail among the leaves to sound like a rattlesnake and scare people off, but in fact--being twice their size--chase off rattlesnakes from their territory and so are good to have around.
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44 minutes: Ruper bridge 2 bridge.

Photo: Steiny.

Submitted By: Mic Fairchild on Aug 29, 2008
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Ruper (5.8+ 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c )
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