BEAR!!!!! Run!! No don’t run…. Fight!!! Ya, get out your 2 inch blade and fight!! Wait.. No don’t fight… Wave your poles to make yourself look huge… that never worked before why would it work now !!! What ta do, what ta do…. read instructions… packed in bottom of bag… BEAR !!!! Wait a min, instructions said he would run away… why is he still looking at me !!!! RUN !!!! No don’t run dummy.. get a pic… another 3 min of our stalemate… with me not able to get phone started for camera…. cuz I’m shaking like a leaf…..finally, click click click click…..did it click….I didn’t hear it click. Who cares… RUN….slowly!!! A very healthy specimen…!!
A beautiful day to hike. I escaped the twilight zone and survived an almost deadly BEAR encounter!! A very good day all in all!!
Pic today is of a BEAR!!! And my humble abode!!!!