Rocky Mountain Goat

Rocky Mountain Goat

Genus
Oreamnos
Species
americanus
Life Span
12-15 years in the wild, 20 years in captivity
Geographic Range
Native to southeastern Alaska, Washington, western Montana and central Idaho. Have been introduced to parts of South Dakota, and Colorado
Offspring
1 to 3 kids
Conservation Status
Least concern
Fun Fact
Rocky Mountain Goats have pliable hooves with soft-rubbery pads that act like suction cups to help give traction while they climb steep environments. They can also jump up to 12 feet in one bound.