Archive for bear hunting

New Jersey’s Hunters Go After Bear

New Jersey's 6,680 bear permits sold out for state's six-day season, and hunters took 264 bears on the first day alone.

January 12, 2011

Oklahoma Bear Season Lasts One Day

Thirty-two black bears were harvested on October 1, which served as both the open and close of the season.

October 12, 2010

Hearing on NJ Bear Hunt

Both sides of a heated debate on the first New Jersey Bear Hunt in five years met to discuss rules for the upcoming fall season.

May 19, 2010

Guilty Plea in Illegal Bear Killing

Charles W. Olsen Jr. was found guilty of illegally killing a "trophy-class" bear over bait during the 2009 hunting season.

April 30, 2010

The Great Black Bear Comeback

With populations reaching levels not seen in decades, the American black bear is making a monster comeback.

April 05, 2010

N.J. Plans Bear Hunt to Control Population

The six-day hunt will be held during December, and is only one piece of the state's bear management plan.

March 10, 2010

Pennslyvania's Bear Harvests Numbers

According to official 2009 bear harvest figures released by the Pennsylvania Game Commission, hunters took a total of 3,512 bears last season.

March 01, 2010

The Boy, the Bear and the Man Pt. III

A compelling account of love, loss, adventure and mentorship that lead the author to the outdoor industry and some of life’s greatest lessons.

January 13, 2010

The Boy, the Bear and the Man Pt. II

A compelling account of love, loss, adventure and mentorship that lead the author to the outdoor industry and some of life’s greatest lessons.

January 13, 2010

The Boy, the Bear and the Man

A compelling account of love, loss, adventure and mentorship that lead the author to the outdoor industry and some of life’s greatest lessons.

January 13, 2010

Back Country Bear Hunting

We packed into British Columbia’s wilderness seeking spring-green slopes and color-phase black bears and found a primal awakening.

June 04, 2009

How To Put Down A Bear

Your goal when shooting a bear is to put it down. Each shot here is angled to do just that.

May 12, 2009