Seven foot Eastern Ratsnake climbs straight up a tree

Published July 22, 2021 2,872 Views $9.56 earned

Rumble / Wild WildlifeYou can imagine this person's surprise when they looked up to see this gigantic ratsnake climbing straight up a streamside tree trunk. Ratsnakes are members of the Pantheropis genus, nonvenomous Colubrids found throughout Central and Eastern North America. While they are more commonly encountered on the ground, they are obviously excellent climbers as well!