Lonely Planet Writer

Bear breaks into Rocky Mountain shop, eats pies

For years the Colorado Cherry Company has been popular with travellers passing through Estes Park on their way to Rocky Mountain National Park, but the store received a different kind of visitor on Monday night.

Cherry pie.
Cherry pie. Image by Sam Howzit / CC BY 2.0

While the shop was closed overnight, a bear broke in and began devouring freshly baked pies. The bear apparently had a sweet tooth, preferring sugary cherry and apple pies over the tart strawberry rhubarb. Read more: kdvr.com