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The floatplane threads through a mountain valley milky with clouds, mountain goats dotting green peaks on the way toward Terror Lake -- the source of most of Kodiak's power.
Think of yourself as a flat, sheer mountain face upon which this little mountain goat of negativity can find no rest for his jerk hooves (or think of a better analogy, if one occurs to you).
The valley is home to mountain goats, minks, wolverines, wolves and other animals, including over 100 bird species.
Interior appointees even questioned why Gracie the Bark Ranger, the popular border collie who prevents bighorn sheep and mountain goats from getting too close to park visitors, was invited to tag along.
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MOUNTAIN GOAT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of mountain goat for English Language Learners
: an animal that has horns and a thick white coat and that lives in the mountains of western North America
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