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This morning after breakfast, we said goodby to Shannon and Steve. They heard wolves in the night. Today we visited the International Bear Centre. They have 4 bears an they are all rescue bears who cannot live in the wild. Again they are part of a program to educate the public. And yet again they have had a bad public relations speil. I never realised or thought about the fact that they have ...
... the people have learned to respect and share the land with the wolves. Then…we got lost! Long drive through the wooded forest, road construction, and then…a sign that said ROAD ENDS! Needless to say we had a little back tracking to do. Our last day in Minnesota was spent in Duluth. We both found that we really liked this town. We toured the Railroad Museum. Bill was in his glory days! He was able to see the ...
... mode soon enough. And while counting stairs, I found the trail to Two Step Falls had approx 200 steps. I'm currently petitioning that they change the waterfall name accordingly.
For now, I'll leave you with photos from the trail this morning.
... if checking for others, then asks me in a whispery voice, "what's the password?"
The look on my face - part confused, part amused - must have said it all, as she followed with, "nevermind, this must be the wrong spot!" and was gone.
At the end of the trail, I find this:
... to eat me..."
Given the complete solitude I did little hiking, resorting to a walk around the lake picnic area and lunch. Still trying to walk the balance between solitude and safety. Not sure I'm winning that battle. I am, however, winning lunch.
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