Sunday, July 03, 2011

Wednesday 29th June 2011……..not very articulate but WOW!!!!

It was important to look well groomed for the animals I was hoping to see…..

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Had a great sleep and was up at 6am…yes you read right 6am and was in the park by 6.30am the gates are open and staffed 24 hours a day and it was only a few minutes before I saw my first glimpse of wildlife!!

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It is just amazing to see these huge beasts right by the roadside.

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My first glimpse

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I just really like the above photo I think it symbolises what this country is about…

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How about these little guys!!!

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Like this shot too…

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This Bison was just having lunch!!

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The weather changed in the late afternoon as I approached the Canyon Campground plus the altitude here is over 7900 feet

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Ramona all settled in there is still snow behind her..I am booked here for 2 nights this is a huge campground there are showers, laundry and a dump and water station, also rest rooms….. cost 21 dollars per night.

So it was just a wonderful day I think the plan and route that I took was a good one and I hope tomorrow that I can do two serious hikes.

The usual tonight, shower, dinner movie and tea…life is not all that bad!!

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