Family: Sciuridae, Squirrels view all from this family
Description A mid-sized, yellowish chipmunk. Has brighter colors than the Least Chipmunk, with a reddish (not yellowish) undertail. Larger than the Alpine and Least chipmunks, smaller than other chipmunks..
Dimensions 186-238mm, 72-109mm, 36-50g
Habitat Alpine & subalpine habitats, Forests & woodlands
Range Rocky Mountains, Southwest, California, Northwest, Western Canada
Discussion Common in chaparral, meadows, and rocky outcrops