Woman spots massive snake in tree on Zionsville trail

News

Photo credit: Michele Modglin

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ZIONSVILLE, Ind. – A Zionsville woman spotted this massive snake while hiking along the Big-4 Rail Trail.

Mindy Murdock, a park naturalist with the Zion Nature Center, say this picture taken by Michele Modglin shows an eastern rat snake.

She says the size may be intimidating, but the snake isn’t venomous. However, it will bite if it feels threatened, so she advises everyone to keep their distance.

Most Popular

Latest News

More News