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Stealthy Porridge

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.

Colorado, Rocky Mountains, elk

The elk remained calm in his presence, perhaps lulled by his breathless whispering and glances to the camera.

Colorado, Rocky Mountains, elk

Rocky Animals

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.

Colorado, Rocky Mountains, mountain goats

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 I think I expected dirt floors in a log cabin – yes, a couple of hundred years out of date, I know.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