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- The Hungry Griz
- The Owl and the Fox
- The Wait: Life and Death in Yellowstone
- Malheur Wildlife Refuge
- The Christmas Tree Hunt
- The Montana Bird Project
- Too Close
- Up Coyote Gulch: In Through the Crack in the Wall and Out the Scary “Sneaker Route”
- Small Wonders
- Sandhill Cranes in the Smoke
- Six Days in Grizzly Country: A Backpack in the Scapegoat Wilderness
- Backpack to the “Not Unduly Spectacular.” Curly Lake, Tobacco Root Mountains.
- Bigfoot in the Park and Other Wonders of Glacier
- Travels with my Coffee Cup
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Category Archives: Yellowstone
Imagine you’re a big old Yellowstone grizzly bear who’s just woken after your winter sleep. Food. You need food. Now imagine that you’re lucky enough to be wandering around the Blacktail Ponds in Yellowstone on an early spring day, and … Continue reading
The coyote is waiting. The eagles are waiting. The wolf-watchers are waiting. Even the wolves are waiting, off in the distance beyond the trees. It’s a death-watch. We’re all watching a wounded bull elk, waiting to see what will … Continue reading
November’s grizzlies have one thing on their mind: food. They’re on a mission, and I am not interested in getting in their way. The griz we saw a couple of weeks ago was definitely on a mission. He was … Continue reading
Blowing snow, blowing wind….freezing my tush off. Springtime in Yellowstone. A ghostly coyote wanders through the blowing snow. I don’t imagine he’s too impressed with the weather, either. The trade off, of course, is an empty park. And … Continue reading
Breaking trail on a perfect winter day in Yellowstone. See you in the Spring, Yellowstone!
Some of our best friends are people. We like them. And sometimes we even like to go camping with them. But more often than not, we* prefer to camp alone, and we’re perfectly happy if we don’t see … Continue reading
I’m standing on a hilltop in Yellowstone on a cold and bright December morning. The snow beneath me is covered with hundreds of wolf tracks. They must have been through here early this morning – the tracks are clearly fresh, … Continue reading
It’s not unusual to come upon plumes of steam coming from the ground when you’re hiking in Yellowstone. You just walk around the vent, and keep on your way. Sometimes though, the steam in front of you is not … Continue reading
The changing season brings out the best in Yellowstone. The critters tend toward the frantic: the bull elk are madly trying to keep their harems in line, chasing after each other during the day and bugling all night long, … Continue reading