Using techniques honed in the field with his great friend, Sir David Attenborough, Viscount Porridge approaches a herd of elk in the Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado.
The elk remained calm in his presence, perhaps lulled by his breathless whispering and glances to the camera.
The BB and I ascended from Denver airport past tattered mountain goats whose scars belied their reputation for nimble-footedness, past drifts of snow still hanging on in cool pockets, to the Rockies.
Our accommodation was at the YMCA just out of Granby. I think I expected dirt floors in a log cabin – yes, a couple of hundred years out of date, I know. Continue reading
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