Bear Stories

 

bearI love black bears.  We see them quite often, particularly in Algonquin Park.  Two years ago we went to Northern Ontario and last year to Northwestern Ontario and we heard of bears being there; but regrettably we saw none.  But in Algonquin, we see them regularly.  We are very respectful of bears and very wary.  OR we are beary wary lol.  I am actually more nervous around moose.  Moose are unpredictable.  Bears, I find, can be a little more predictable.  Especially the habituated bears that we normally see.  Don’t get me wrong, bears also make me nervous !  Continue reading “Bear Stories”

Moose Stories

 

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We have seen dozens and dozens of moose in Algonquin and other places.   But we have had a few up close and personal interactions with moose. We are very cautious around them but I do love them.  I think of them as one of the “Big Five” of Canada.  Moose, bear, wolf, beaver and fox.  At least those are my Big Five !  So onto our encounters…..

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