When do garter snakes leave for winter? - Knowledgebase Question

Pemberville, Oh
Question by kmaree4
October 19, 2009
I want to work outside, but would prefer the garter snakes are gone. When do they leave for hibernation in NW Ohio?

Answer from NGA
October 19, 2009


Garter snakes hibernate from late October through March or early April, but can be found basking on rocks during mild winter days. Best wishes with your garden!

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