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by Mike
Mon Sep 17, 2018 8:10 am
Forum: Yellowstone Insider
Topic: Great Grey Owl Locations
Replies: 1
Views: 97

Re: Great Grey Owl Locations

I have not been in the park since April so I do not have first hand info but we did talk about owl locations in this post viewtopic.php?f=3&t=262
by Mike
Thu Sep 13, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Yellowstone News
Topic: Good News On Soda Butte Creek Cleanup
Replies: 0
Views: 79

Good News On Soda Butte Creek Cleanup

The Billings Gazette has a good story on the Montana Department of Environmental Quality looking into removing five mile of Soda Butte Creek from the list of "Impaired waters" .The story goes into the history of the mining and cleanup and efforts to stop planned open mines in the Paradise Valley htt...
by Mike
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:46 am
Forum: YNet Forum Support
Topic: Trouble posting
Replies: 4
Views: 419

Re: Trouble posting

Yes,it is still happening,last post Thu Sep 13, 2018 7:44 am
by Mike
Thu Sep 13, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: Yellowstone Insider
Topic: Mountain Lion Alert
Replies: 2
Views: 233

Re: Mountain Lion Alert

Thanks for the heads up(better keep that head up) there has been two fatal attacks in the last three months,last week in Oregon,a solo hiker/runner and about two months ago in Washington state,two mountain bikers.Here in California I assume when hiking that a lion could be anywhere as I have one roa...
by Mike
Sat Aug 25, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Yellowstone News
Topic: Bear Attack on the Aug 23rd
Replies: 4
Views: 567

Bear Attack on the Aug 23rd

A 12 year old boy was injured by a grizzly sow with a cub in the Divide Trail area.The child was with three other family member when he ran from the bear and was knocked to the ground and sustained some injury.

Divide Trail area now closed while the NPS investigates
by Mike
Sat Aug 25, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: Yellowstone Insider
Topic: Fishing Bridge closing
Replies: 6
Views: 476

Re: Fishing Bridge closing

The construction extends as far east as Indian Pond and includes Roadway embankment and select borrow placement will continue from Fishing Bridge to Indian Pond. Work will continue at the parking lot east of the General Store and at the Pelican Valley Trailhead. Pile encapsulation work for Fishing B...
by Mike
Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:50 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Insider
Topic: Fishing Bridge closing
Replies: 6
Views: 476

Re: Fishing Bridge closing

"October 15 to November 5: full closure of Fishing Bridge over the Yellowstone River. East Entrance Road will remain open as far as Sedge Bay. People needing to travel through Yellowstone to or from Cody, Wyoming and beyond will need to use the Northeast Entrance during this closure." https://www.n...
by Mike
Thu Aug 23, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Yellowstone Insider
Topic: Northern part of park in early Oct
Replies: 7
Views: 463

Re: Northern part of park in early Oct

Went over notes and pics from my last October trip(last 10 days of the month)I don't remember seeing black bears but did see grizzlies at Pebble Creek,Blacktail Ponds,Sow with cub in Hayden Valley.It was too late in the season for Mt. Washburn as that road had already been closed for the season. By ...
by Mike
Fri Jul 20, 2018 3:09 pm
Forum: Yellowstone Photography
Topic: Bear Friday again
Replies: 12
Views: 1556

Re: Bear Friday again

Young Black bear at Yellowstone River Bridge April 2018 http://www.pbase.com/mcwilliams/image/167486161.jpg Black Bear Roosevelt Corral May 2009 http://www.pbase.com/mcwilliams/image/128097147.jpg Grizzly,Slough Creek.I love these markings,sort of panda style http://www.pbase.com/mcwilliams/image/98...
by Mike
Tue Jul 10, 2018 7:45 am
Forum: Yellowstone Trip Reports
Topic: July 7: Hayden Valley Carcass
Replies: 3
Views: 941

Re: July 7: Hayden Valley Carcass

Once in a lifetime sighting,,thanks for letting us get a peek.Does not matter if you you were 100 yards or 1000 yards away,what an experience :D