Mountain lion caught on camera in Rawlins County

Mountain lion stock photo

RAWLINS COUNTY, Kan. (KWCH) Don't be surprised if you run across a mountain lion in Rawlins County.

The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism posted a photos of a mountain captured by a hunter's trail camera.

"The clarity of the shots provide a crystal clear image of the animal's signature long, upturned tail and the nearby blind serves as a great size reference," read the agency's Facebook post.

The agency says this the 16th confirmed mountain lion in the state to date.