A Morning Camping…

While camping in Grand Tetons, we were able to see this mighty Bull Moose, I’ve posted other pics of him here…

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Before spotting him though, Mark and I were outside, blissfully enjoying our first cup of hot coffee for the morning,  It was one of the more cool mornings we had at Gros Ventre campground.  A car stopped beside our trailer and parked on the road.  It was a bit strange because the road was closed just a bit down the road.  The guy finally got out with his camera and gear, which perked my interest!  We grabbed our camera’s and woke up our oldest and let her know we were going on a walk.  In just a couple of steps up and out of campsite and to the other side of the road we could see what made the other guy stop…

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What we thought were two mule deer bucks, ended up being three!

1We hung out for a while there and noticed another guy walking right past the deer, with a huge camera.  We decided to follow him just a little ways which led to…

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This is what we came back to at the campsite…

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The kids roasting mini-marshmallows around the fire…  🙂IMG_5259

What a wonderful way to start the day!

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5 comments on “A Morning Camping…

  1. WOW! that looks and sounds like a dream come true. How awesome!

  2. Pat says:

    Beautiful shots of the bull moose in the fog.

  3. Like wondrous creatures out of a fairy tale, the bull shot is out of this world, unforgettable!

    Love the children around the fire. Mine would have loved being there, too.

  4. Rose says:

    What an adventure! And I love what you came back to…

  5. Ah…this made me smile on this cold snowy night…Loved this..my daughter loves camping…sometimes gets to go near where she lives in PA….Michelle

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