Field Notes: The Definitive Answer to that Age Old Question.....
Ursus Americanus scat in blackberry season
The Ledges - Swift River Reservation
Petersham, MA - August, 2011
Yes, a bear "does that" in the woods! And I believe this takes "poetry of place" to an entirely different level.
Thanks to Julie Zickefoose for the ID and to Debby Kaspari for a very "eventful hike" in the Massachusetts' woods where every snap of a twig in the deep, dark forest held promise of meeting the owner of this! Hiking with a heart beat!