A red racer snake in the desert with its head raised
Red racers can measure up to 5.5 feet long.
A red racer on a light lilac background
Red racers have light brown, pink, or red body with regular dark blotches on the back.
A red racer hiding in some brush
A red racer's color and pattern provide excellent camouflage in its natural habitat.
A red racer coiled on the ground
Red racers have a smooth braided appearance that resembles a coachman's whip.
A red racer stretched to almost full length
The majority of red racers are primarily red, though black and yellow morphs also exist.