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 I think I expected dirt floors in a log cabin – yes, a couple of hundred years out of date, I know.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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Tagged accommodation, animals, Colorado, elk, life, moose, mountain goats, photography, Rocky Mountains, travel, YMCA
After the recent unsettling business at the Kunsthaus I thought I’d treat myself to a live horse.
My nose lead the way from the train to the Wildnispark. The pleasing earthy smell of manure and large animal had crept down the hill and sneaked under the boundary fence. If you have a cold when you visit, follow the signs. Continue reading
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Tagged animals, art, bear, fertility figure, horses, life, moose, Przewalski horse, travel, wild boar, wildlife park, Wildnispark, wolf, yurt, zoo, Zurich