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.flickr-photo { border: solid 2px #000000; } .flickr-yourcomment { } .flickr-frame { text-align: left; padding: 3px; } .flickr-caption { font-size: 0.8em; margin-top: 0px; } Get high resolution version »Barren Ground Caribou - wild Reindeer, Denali National Park, Alaska, originally uploaded by blather. Caribou stag on Polychrome mountain, Denali National Park, Alaska. (Reindeer, when living wild in North America, are known as caribou.) Want to purchase this caribou image for use?

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.flickr-photo { border: solid 2px #000000; } .flickr-yourcomment { } .flickr-frame { text-align: left; padding: 3px; } .flickr-caption { font-size: 0.8em; margin-top: 0px; } Grizzly Bear, Denali National Park, Alaska, originally uploaded by blather. Click for high resolution » Grizzly Bear, Denali National Park, Alaska. This is as close as I got to any bears, alas. And this was with a 400mm lens, hanging out the side of a bus, pointing about 30 degrees down a slope - which is the only reason that the bear looks like he's on the flat! Apparently he's fairly young - maybe three years old, and about 150kg/300lb. Heather's been telling everyone that I photographed a "bear's ass". As you can see, I managed to photograph its head too. Some feat, eh? BTW, I have no great desire to get *any* closer to a bear. I think of them as being like an eccentric...

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.flickr-photo { border: solid 2px #000000; } .flickr-yourcomment { } .flickr-frame { text-align: left; padding: 3px; } .flickr-caption { font-size: 0.8em; margin-top: 0px; } Get high resolution version » Curious Caribou, originally uploaded by blather. Get the high quality version here » I met three of these reindeer stags up a mountain today - they, like the ground squirrel, were very curious... Denali National Park, Alaska