On November 5, 2015 the WooFDriver took the WooFPAK out on a Mushing Tour and found this Hornet’s Nest on the side of the trail! Hornets (Vespa) are mostly found in the Northern Hemisphere. The common European Hornet was accidentally introduced to North America around the mid 19th century. The live in the same latitudes as in Europe but never found in western North America.
Wikipedia’s Webpage to learn more about Hornets