Reader Photos: Wild Spring |

Reader Photos: Wild Spring

Stephen Johnson / Summit Daily Reader

With the towns still largely empty of the usual spring crowds, Summit County wildlife has come out to play.

Enjoy these cute critter captures submitted by our Summit Daily readers.

A fox trying to enjoy the peace and quiet.
Alex McGregor / Summit Daily Reader

These hungry moose enjoying lunch in the woods.
Ron Bendalin / Summit Daily Reader

An osprey returns to its nest.
Stephen Johnson / Summit Daily Reader

A herd of elk is currently the only traffic jam around the Blue River Valley.
Richard Seeley / Summit Daily Reader

This pair of geese enjoying warmer temperatures and the quickly thawing lake.
Steve Immer / Summit Daily Reader

A brightly colored hummingbird suspended in flight.
Louanne Fatora / Summit Daily Reader

This fox, counting down the days until the salons reopen.
Anne Murphy / Summit Daily Reader

These adorable, blue-eyed kits.
Jenise Jensen / Summit Daily Reader


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