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Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis) at Red Rock Canyon NCA
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Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)

Bighorn Sheep are fairly common on the sandstone and limestone cliffs around Red Rocks. The easiest place to see them is the Willow Springs area, but they can be found throughout the area, especially during winter at lower elevations.

Desert Bighorn Sheep Bachelor herd of bighorn rams at Willow Springs, Red Rock Canyon NCA, NV
Desert Bighorn Sheep Bachelor herd of bighorn rams at Willow Springs, Red Rock Canyon NCA, NV
Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
Willow Springs
Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
White bighorn
Desert bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis)
Willow Springs
Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
Willow Springs
Desert bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis)
Willow Springs
Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
Willow Springs
Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
Three bighorn boys at Pine Creek
Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
Bighorn male at Pine Creek
Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
White Rock Spring
Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
White Rock Spring
Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
White Rock Spring
Desert Bighorn Sheep (Ovis canadensis)
Scat on red sandstone

Note: All distances, elevations, and other facts are approximate.
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