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Old 08-16-2013, 04:59 AM   #121
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Look closely!

When out on a ride in the northern Minnesota woods the other day, I saw a huge black bear standing on it's hind legs right smack in the middle of the road as I was riding towards it! As I got to within 100 ft. or so it took off into the bushes but I got a photo as I rode by at 50 mph or so. You can see it's dark shadow in the bushes right above the white rocks or flowers. That darkest part is it's rump and to the right of that is it's head and shoulders, looking back at my bike. His head is right above the most white flowers or rocks and pretty much right in the center of my windshield and GPS bracket. I've seen black bears before but this one was huge! Think "BiG BEAR and you'll see it! It's really really there.....only a little hard to see! :-)


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Old 10-09-2013, 05:40 AM   #122
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Big Bear!!

See it yet? Waaaay in the bushes above the white objects on the ground. The dark spot with the huge yellow eyes looking back at ya. Well, you can't actually see the eyes, but they must be there!! It stood sooooo tall right in the middle of the road, just waiting for me! Might still be there!
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Old 03-28-2014, 07:28 PM   #123
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Update

Since it'll be three years since we did this ride, I honestly think that it's time to start planning for one more ride around this beautiful lake. Maybe this time I might consider going the other way around. It might be a little too early yet but still it's a good time to dream a little.
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