Some moose in captivity at a rehab center, Portage, Alaska:

A moose in the wild, Anchorage, Alaska:

(He was blocking our trail, and either he or we had to back down. He weighs about 1100 pounds and has antlers. We turned around and went the other way.)


3 responses to “Meese

  1. How do Anchorage and the wild go together?!

  2. Imagine if New York City was the size of Central Park, and Central Park was the size of New York City. That’s more or less the relationship between the city of Anchorage and Chugach State Park. Moose routinely wander around the city, and this summer there have been a few bear maulings in what is basically downtown Anchorage…

  3. bear maulings! scary!

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