Butterfly sighting

May 27 2018

Dean Hansen

Location: Namekagon Trail, about 1 mile north of Namekagon River
Burnett County

Tiger swallowtails were congregating on damp sand of Namekagon Trail where it goes through a bog. A hike in the bog disappointingly turned up not a single brown elfin; fresh examples were here a week ago.

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail

Canadian Tiger Swallowtail

Arctic Skipper

Arctic Skipper