Crossing the Pass (Wolves)

Acrylic
36"x48"
Private Collection

Normally wolves are not usually up at this altitude, but occasionally they have been observed hunting bighorn sheep if the area is open enough. They also move around their territory and must occasionally cross mountain passes. This scene is up at Logan Pass in Glacier Park in the fall. The pack is crossing the pass and heading for the West side of the park where many ungulates spend the winter