Crawling king-snake

I saw my first live snake in the wild recently. During a hike near Muir Woods, north of San Francisco, CA, we came across a beautiful specimen slithering near the trail. It was small and apparently unafraid by our presence. It disregarded us completely and went on its way. I lacked the resources to take a picture at the time but post-hoc research revealed it to be one of these:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_kingsnake

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