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Offline justine

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Yessterday on North Creek...
« on: February 19, 2011, 08:21:50 AM »
He or she was blocking a pretty narrow section of the tail. It took me a while to work up the nerve to go around it.

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Re: Yessterday on North Creek...
« Reply #1 on: February 19, 2011, 08:43:37 AM »
We saw him last week on the same spot...

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Re: Yessterday on North Creek...
« Reply #2 on: February 19, 2011, 03:19:36 PM »
He was there tuesday at high noon, had to walk up and around him, he was not going to be disturbed :)

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Re: Yessterday on North Creek...
« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2011, 09:53:34 AM »
I saw him a bit further down the trail a few weeks back. Startle the crap out of me....

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Re: Yessterday on North Creek...
« Reply #4 on: March 02, 2011, 09:42:14 PM »
A couple of weeks ago I was approaching the switch back at the tip of Poop Loop, and there was a log blocking the trail. i said to my self, self, that's a funny way for a big log to fall so I started to move it. As I glanced up and looked that big boy right in the eye. I put the log back, took a few pics, and short cutted the trail and went on my way.

If it were not for that log I would not of been able to avoid him, (or her), my choices would of been to hit him, bunny hop him, or go in the drink. Considering I can't clean the log a bit further, I would of probably gone in the swamp. That would certainly have sucked.

 

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