posted on Jul, 26 2013 @ 11:05 PM
For those unfamiliar with Estes Park, and unwilling to google it':
This is Estes Park. The pink areas represent (I think) developed land and the white represents incorporated town.
This is the main downtown district. Elkhorn Ave. And Moraine Ave.
This is the door the bear walked into.
For most tourists, Estes park is composed of the main strip of elkhorn avenue. The bar this bear walsed into is Lonigan's it has a front part and a
separate back part. During the day the front part is pretty much the only part that is used. At night, the back part is used as a nightclub.
The part that makes this bear story more exciting is that as you can see by the screenshot above Lonigan's has a pretty open door policy.
There is a door that separates the front part from the back part. So unless this bear got pissed that it's drink was watered down, it was in no real
danger to the public. But it was really close to the public. Like less than a block away. Weist Drive is the back alley behind this bar, and if anyone
notices the topography of the landscape around it, this bear had to walk down either elkhorn avenue or Morane avenue to get to this bar. Two major US
On any given day there are hundreds if not thousands of people wandering around this part of town, it's a tourist mecca
And this is why I want to go home. Cause this kind of stuff is par for the course at home, and I like it that way.