I’m sitting at a picnic table, about to dive into a plate of barbecued ribs, when what sounds like a tiny fighter plane buzzes into my upper chest.
I flick off quite possibly the world’s largest flying insect, then turn my attention back to dinner and tonight’s discussion of the best methods of campfire construction.
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If you go: Rocky Mountain National Park is located just west of Estes Park, Colo., on U.S. 34. Admission is $20 per car. Camping is $20 per night. For more information go to www.nps.gov/romo/index.htm or call 970-586-1206.