Archive for bear hunting

Little Bear … Big Bear?

In Alberta good things come to those who wait­—and sometimes to those who don’t.

August 19, 2014

Packing Pistols In Bear Country

Carry guns can take many forms, but choosing one to wield in the wilderness deserves special considerations.

August 13, 2014

Positively Grizzly

What to know before hunting North America’s apex predator.

August 08, 2014

Hunting New Mexico Bear With Barnes Bullets

American Hunter Assistant Editor Jon Draper recently set out to test a new Barnes bullet designed for the AAC .300 Blackout. His target? Black bear located at the Jicarilla Apache Nation near Dulce, N.M. Keep your eyes peeled for this new 120-grain bullet in this caliber, which should be available early 2014. In the meantime, check out the photo gallery to see how Draper dropped the hammer on some big old bruins.

October 25, 2013

Bear Walks into Bar, is Completely Unimpressed

A black bear wandered its way into an Estes Park, Colo., bar on Wednesday, and didn't seem impressed at all by what it saw.

July 26, 2013

Bears and BBQ Don't Mix

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June 20, 2013

Bear Crossing Sign Needed

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May 30, 2013

Eddie's Bear

Outfitters put us in treestands they’ve hung. They back us up on brown bears. They fly us in their planes. So you need to be sure you’re hiring a professional.

September 19, 2012

New Muzzleloader World Record Grizzly Taken

Steve West of Steve's Outdoor Adventures TV has broken the Muzzleloader World Record for grizzly bears.

August 10, 2012

Big Bear Hunting

By Bob Robb

If you want to shoot a whopper deer, elk or bear, you have to be hunting in an area where such critters exist. Seems like a simple concept, doesn’t it? And yet most hunters do not take the time to do the research necessary to tell them where the odds are best at scoring big.

June 08, 2012

How Much “Juice” Do You Need for Bears?

By Bob Robb

Many of you will be hunting black bear this spring, some with a bow for the first time. One question I am asked a lot about bowhunting bears is, “How much kinetic energy (K.E.) do I really need to kill a black bear?

April 02, 2012

PETA Kills More Animals Than NJ Bear Hunters

By Keith Wood

The Headline: According to the Daily Caller, the Center for Consumer Freedom published a Virginia report tallying the number of dogs and cats killed by the “animal lovers” at PETA last year. According to the report, when PETA folks weren’t getting naked in public places and throwing red paint on fur coat owners, they killed a bumper crop of animals.

February 28, 2012

John Zent's Brown Bear Adventure Roundup

Check out John Zent's blog and photo coverage, detailing each step of his thrilling Alaskan adventure.

June 27, 2011

Minnesota Bear License Lottery Will Get Do-over

The Minnesota DNR announced that it will have to re-do its black bear license lottery after a computer glitch tampered with the results.

May 31, 2011