Bears regularly dig into the trash at nearly all of our cabins and chalets. But we have had more reports than usual of our cleaners having to stay at a cabin longer than they’d like because there’s a bear outside! And it used to be very rare to see a bear near our office. After all, we are right down in town on the main Parkway! But this year we have had at least four visits from bears! They especially love to play in the creek out back, and of course, dig into our trash.
Although bears are fascinating and beautiful creatures, please don’t forget they are wild animals. The Park Service has issued a few warnings we would all do well to take heed of:
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