The drive to Riding Mountain National Park takes approximately 3 hours, but the clock stops as soon as I pass the East Gate on the way in on #19.
The Black Bear was quite a distance away when I saw him and I stopped the car immediately while he stood beside the road. As soon as I picked up the camera, he started to run across, so I managed one picture with hardly any zoom to get this. The picture is cropped quite a bit, so we can actually see him.
As always, I stop at all the water and scenic views and there is always a possibility of seeing a critter at any time. If no critters around, there are still scenic picture to be taken. Fall colours are just starting to show up.
A very short drive along #10 highway, once I reach it, is The Wishing Well, and I had to stop to visit this beautiful location. The sprinklers were on and not much wandering around was in store for me this time.
Time to head over to the Bison enclosure, but that will be in tomorrow’s post.