Photo of the Day

May 13, 2017

Snowy Spring

In the Retezat Mountains, a red fox peers over a snow bank. The mountains were Romania's first national park, and the 60 peaks are home to a wide range of plants and animals. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at natgeo.com/yourshot for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by Adrian Petrisor, National Geographic Your Shot

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