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Man wakes up from nap along North Shore trail to find bear hovering over him

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John Steitz remembers having a dream while he was napping along the Superior Hiking Trail Tuesday afternoon.

A very vivid dream.


Steitz, 26, and his hiking partner, Samuel Roberts, 25, both of Minneapolis, had started hiking about 5:30 a.m. near Beaver Bay. They stopped to rest at a campsite along the trail just after noon.

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