Close encounter

by Pete September. 23, 2020 285 views

I went for my first hike after Lockdown. It seems that everyone was enjoying the freedom after lockdown. I was not looking in the path and almost stepped on him, no wonder he looks so peeved off.

Puffadder

Puffadder

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Tsao T-F 7 months, 2 weeks ago

So scary! Like the shooting!snake

7 months, 2 weeks ago Edited
Pete Replied to Tsao T-F 6 months, 2 weeks ago

Thanks

6 months, 2 weeks ago Edited
Marsha 7 months, 2 weeks ago

Super scary! Congrats on having the presence of mind to get the shot..and to get away safely!

7 months, 2 weeks ago Edited
Pete Replied to Marsha 7 months, 2 weeks ago

Yes it was scary. Thank you

7 months, 2 weeks ago Edited
Gone Fishing Without A Pole 7 months, 2 weeks ago

Yikes arent those some of the most venomous snakes in the world? Ive heard they can kill you with a single bite DOA in 30 mins!

7 months, 2 weeks ago Edited
Pete Replied to Gone Fishing Without A Pole 7 months, 2 weeks ago

very fast striker

7 months, 2 weeks ago Edited
Jay Boggess 7 months, 2 weeks ago

Yikes!!!! 
So glad "Slow Pete" was fast enough, to avoid a dangerous bite from this "venomous fellow"........gulp!
+1

7 months, 2 weeks ago Edited
Pete Replied to Jay Boggess 7 months, 2 weeks ago

Maybe I should change my moniker smile

7 months, 2 weeks ago Edited
Jay Boggess Replied to Pete 7 months, 2 weeks ago

What ever "floats your boat", Amigo!

+1smile+1 

  Cheers/Salud!

    Thanks!

7 months, 2 weeks ago Edited
Gethin Thomas 7 months, 2 weeks ago

That would put me off hiking for ever.

7 months, 2 weeks ago Edited
Pete Replied to Gethin Thomas 7 months, 2 weeks ago

Not my first experience with a snake on a hike

7 months, 2 weeks ago Edited
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