Garden Wall Inn
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Non-smoking hotel
- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Mergener stayed here on Apr 25, 2015 during their trip titled: Mergener's Great Adventure.
... on, slightly edging the one at Schynige Platte we did in Switzerland a few years back.
The trail itself is tough - long and mostly uphill (2300 feet in elevation gain). Then at the top there is a cliff with cable to hold onto, a steel ladder going up into a rock tunnel, and if you add to that mix a bunch of tourists who don't hike much, you have a real mess.
So Will got there about 45 min. before the rest of us, ...
... father, there was also the fact that Chief Long Walker was not only a Chief. He was a revered Chief. Who had, years before, found two motherless grizzly cubs that he had raised. Those two cubs, now fully grown, were his constant companions. To approach Chief Long Walker was to approach the two grizzlies. Hugh Monroe soon found himself stepping into the teepee of the Chief who sat regally on the far side of the broad circle with a massive grizzly curled ...
... that balance. Fun fact side note: female moose choose their mates based on antler size.
Continuing on the GTTS Road, I came around a curve: up ahead, something was in the road. A BEAR!!! Big bear...just standing in my lane, watching me. I'll let the photos tell the rest of the story, as a grabbed my camera, stayed in the car, wished I had read that scary brochure, and saw this scene in my mind's eye: The Great Outdoors.
... back to the tent for a nap. Then the rain started. So we all retreated into the tent for naps. I was the first to fall asleep, then A, then D, and FINALLY E went to sleep. The rain stopped around 5:45 for a bit so D and I got out – seems this tent is pretty watertight. I went to survey if there was any less haze after the storm – it wasn’t. D got the dogs out for potty breaks. THEN the rain ...