Archive for grizzly

A Bit More Than They Bargained For

A pair of local wolf hunters got a little more than they bargained for on October 1. Aaron Wilkins and Matt Walker were working some black timber about 10:30 a.m. and headed back to their four-wheelers. The wolf sign was non-existent, but they did see some old bear scat and tracks up high.

October 12, 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

Grizzly Conflicts on the Rise in 2011

A record number of 44 grizzly bears were captured in Montana's Northern Continental Divide Ecosystem in 2011.

November 30, 2011

Duck Hunters Attacked by Brown Bear

Next time you're duck hunting and come up empty, just remind yourself that life could be worse—at least you weren't attacked by a brown bear. This post to Stripers Online documents one of the wildest encounters between hunter and bear that I've read in a long time. Here's an excerpt along with a few of the accompanying photos:

October 14, 2011