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... young mule deer lead
us for about a half mile down the road.
The deer refused to leave the road but just kept a slow pace in front of
the van. Wildlife here has little fear
We finally made it to
Kelly’s Camp and I went to the first cabin to inquire if anyone knew the
Medlicotts. I learned that both Pam and Sue were at their
cabins just several down. We were greeted
with open arms. We visited ...
... quite hot you could only see them way off in the distance lying down under the shade of one of the mountains.
Next I did the famous Highline trail which is a narrow trail about 100m above the Going To The Sun Road. If you have a fear of heights this hike is not for you. There is one part where you need to hold onto a chain cable that is fixed by rock bolts into the rocks so you don’t fall off and down the mountain. 2 weeks before our shuttle driver spotted a Grizzly Bear ...
... the Hungry Horse Dam and the Big Mountain Ski Resort's gondola. I am so glad she did because I had no clue what to do. We packed up our room and rental car and were off! We drove through West Glacier and then onto Hungry Horse. Upon reaching the visitor's center, Grandpa goes, "Well, dam!" Har har har. It was actually interesting because they told about the legend of the mighty hungry horses (see sidebar 1). The ...
... and it is crystal clear, and surrounded by mountain views. Our campsite was right along the water at a State Park. We had a lovely evening by the campfire with the people from the camper at the site next to ours. A couple from Santa Barbara and their friends from Kalispell.
Saturday and Sunday were spent at Glacier National Park. We were a bit disappointed to find that much of ...
... of heaven. At least this would have explained the heavenly beauty of the place. It would be logical. I like logic. What I was seeing before my eyes on this Going to the Sun Road was not logical. In fact is was impossibly beautiful. Being dead would suck, but at least it would make more sense. But this too was not to be. Yahweh did not greet us hovering above any of the majestic waterfalls that we passed.
Stay tuned for Part II. Heaven quickly gave rise to hell.