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Montana de Oro: The Mountain of Gold

By: Jaymi Heimbuch on May 23, 2013, 1:13 p.m.
Rattle snake in Montana de Oror

Photo: Mike Baird/Flickr

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Dangerous sights

Montaña de Oro is home to a lot of wildlife and that includes some species to be wary of. Be sure to keep an eye and ear out for rattle snakes which are fairly common in the area. If you see one, simply back away and give it plenty of room as you pass.