Hunter describes bear encounter; doesn’t blame the bear For the Hungry Horse News The bear snarled and slobbered as it tore first into Anders Broste’s right arm, breaking the radius and dislocating the arm, before focusing on Broste’s left ankle. He was face to face with the bear, having fallen on his back while trying… Read More »
Montana Grizzly Bears Roaming Far Afield – Flathead Beacon Recent reports of Montana grizzly bears in Idaho and Washington show that bruins from the Big Sky are literally pushing boundaries. According to Wayne Kasworm, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife grizzly manager in Libby, a 2-year-old, 476-pound male grizzly bear initially captured in the Selkirk Mountains… Read More »
Montanans Petition FWP To Require Hunters Carry Bear Spray Montana’s wildlife agency is being asked to consider requiring hunters to carry bear spray while hunting in Western Montana. Missoula’s Mike Bader say too many Montana hunters don’t carry bear spray and he believes the time has come to make it mandatory.
Everyone needs to work harder at not getting our grizzly bears habituated to humans… Yearling Grizzly Bears Captured Near Polebridge, Euthanized – Flathead Beacon News & Features Bears are very active right now as denning season approaches. Northwest Montana is home to abundant populations of grizzly bears and black bears. Recent sightings have ranged across… Read More »
Man Survives Grizzly Bear Attack in Montana Wilderness – Flathead Beacon HELENA – A grizzly bear attacked an elk hunter who surprised the sow and her cub north of Yellowstone National Park, with the bear sinking her teeth into his arm and clawing his eye before another hunter drove her off, the victim recounted Monday.
A game of griz and mouse in the North Fork Coyotes and fox, even wolves, are well-known as mousers. But a grizzly? That was exactly what Daily Inter Lake photographer Casey Kreider and I experienced on a recent trip to the North Fork. Both of us had pondered hiking the Numa Ridge Trail inside Glacier… Read More »