15 surprising facts about Canada’s snakes


Canada has the world’s biggest snake gathering

The largest gathering of snakes in the world isn’t a convention of divorce lawyers, it’s a thing that happens right here in Canada. Every year, tens of thousands of Red-sided Garter Snakes emerge from the Narcisse Snake Dens in Manitoba to mate. If you’re brave enough, you can be witness to this slithery spectacle, which happens every May, just north of Winnipeg.


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