Trips: Grand Teton National Park Summer 2013 - Bear Confusion!

Photographs of Grand Teton National Park from June 2013, the final weeks when the 2 natural cubs of grizzly bear 610, and one of 399's cubs adopted two years earlier, were together, including 760.

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One of grizzly 610's cubs cries in distress after mom and her two sblings scatter after smelling an another approaching grizzly.

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In the quiet of dawn, grizzly 610 bawls a loud cry that carries across the meadows.

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A cub stands in alarm, looking for 610 who has disappeared.

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Two of grizzly 610's cubs scatter.

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Arrowroot blooms on the eastern slopes of Signal Mountain.

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One of grizzl 610's cubs walks quickly along a willow thicket.

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A cub of Grizzly 610, a daughter of Grizzly 399, pauses in her search for mom.

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A close encounter with one of grizzly 610's cubs (from the safety of my parked truck).

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After being deserted in the meadow, one of 610's cubs searches for mom.

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610 Grizzly Cub, 2013.

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Grizzly's 610'ss two cubs forage on grasses and wildflowers, 2013.

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A bank of wildflowers lines the highway in early summer near the Grand Teton range.

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Wet from a morning grazing and digging, one of gtizzlyy 610's cub's peers across the meadow.

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A grizzly cub, daughter of 610, breaks through a hole in the willow thicket with a wet and muddy face that gives proof to what he has been doing this early morning.

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A grizzly cub stands in the shadows to get a better view.

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A double rainbow over Cache Creek near the southern entrance to Grand Teton National Park.

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As a summer storm passes, a double rainbow emerges with the promise of better tomorrows.

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A grizzly cub of 610 stands in a meadow near willow flats and practices his moves.

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Grizzly cubs, like 610's, frequently stand to get a better view of their surroundings and to see over the grasses and sage.

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A grizzlyy cub crouches before standing tall.

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A golden sunrise on Oxbow Bend of the Snake River.

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A large, dark forest grouse closely related to the Sooty Grouse, this Dusky Grouse prefers the woodland edges near open meadows.

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A glorious sunrise on Jackson Lake.

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A coyote circles through the sage meadows to reach its den and young kits.