Sighting for August 11, 2022

Brant Reif

Gore Range, Routt National Forest east of Lake Catamount
Routt County, CO

The sightings were over a four-day backpacking trip to the area. We were camped along a ridge at 10,000 feet, but I was able to hike along the ridge and down to Green Creek to see what way flying.

  • Anise Swallowtail
  • Western White
  • Mustard White
  • Clouded Sulphur
  • Scudder's Sulphur
  • Edith's Copper
  • Blue Copper
  • Purplish Copper
  • Boisduval's Blue
  • Great Spangled Fritillary
  • Zerene Fritillary
  • Atlantis Fritillary
  • Hydaspe Fritillary
  • Mormon Fritillary
  • Purplish Fritillary
  • Northern Checkerspot 1
  • Variable Checkerspot
  • Satyr Comma 1
  • Green Comma
  • Milbert's Tortoiseshell
  • American Lady 1
  • Weidemeyer's Admiral
  • Chryxus Arctic
  • Persius Duskywing

Chryxus Arctic

Hydaspe Fritillary

Purplish Copper

Variable Checkerspot

Variable Checkerspot

Weidemeyer's Admiral

Zerene Fritillary

Variable Checkerspot

Persius Duskywing

Variable Checkerspot

Scudder's Sulphur

Northern Checkerspot

Edith's Copper

Atlantis Fritillary

Chryxus Arctic

Mormon Fritillary

Blue Copper