Author Archive: Mary Franzel

About The Author:

Mary Franzel can be found roaming the Lightning Creek area most nice days and spends her summers as FSPW's Mountain Goat Education Coordinator.

Salt Blocks and Goats

Nanny and Kid 972
Posted on Tuesday, August 7th, 2018 by »

The summer is flying by and many of us are enjoying the beautiful views from Scotchman Peak. There have been a few instances of folks leaving food for the goats but most hikers are respecting [» Read More...]

Goat Days of Summer

Posted on Friday, August 11th, 2017 by »

Hiking to over 7,000’ in elevation is a great way to beat the heat – usually it’s almost 20 degrees cooler up there! The goats are enjoying the shade, so there have been fewer at [» Read More...]

Season Of The Goat Episode 2:

Posted on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 by »

  What a month it has been for both mountain goats and trail ambassadors. Many different reports showing a lot of different things but for the most part, it seems the goats are finally catching [» Read More...]

Season Of The Goat: Episode 1

Posted on Tuesday, June 28th, 2016 by »

With our first couple of weeks of the Trail Ambassador Program underway, things are looking good for the goats of Scotchman Peaks! Now, hopefully they will remain that way as we move into a busy [» Read More...]