NAUBINWAY, Mich. – This is like your typical stroll in the woods.
There are towering pine trees, mulch trails and sightings of birds, bugs, chickens, camels, llamas and alligators.
Wait a minute.
Camels, alligators and llamas in the middle of the woods, living underneath pine trees?
Believe it or not, such a place exists in Michigan’s remote Upper Peninsula.
And it's been around for almost a quarter-century. This place is the fulfillment of a couple’s dream -- and it's anything but your typical stroll in the woods.
A bear-ish start
As they were living in an unfinished garage in the middle of a frozen tundra and had to sell a prized possession just to survive the winter months, it was easy for Gary and Lynn Moore to ask themselves one question: "What were we thinking?"