The bear-proofed Holbrook Guard Station in the Bob Marshall Wilderness, 1960

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J Belote on February 7, 2009

Multiple twisted-together strands of barbed wire over windows, nails driven through the door with points exposed on the outside, and a doormat looking like a small "bed of nails", were supposed to prevent grizzly bears from breaking into buildings.

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