Denali National Park, Alaska

Denali National Park, Alaska“ I was on a bus riding down Denali National Park’s only road on a drizzly afternoon, when the bus driver hit the brakes all of a sudden. “Bear on the road! Everybody quiet!” A hush fell over the bus as we all strained for a good view. The bear crossed the road, stopped to eat some berries, and then paused right by my window. It was so close that I could see the foliage hanging from its mouth. “