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black bear climbs tree twice after hunter

Discussion in 'Hunting, Fishing & Camping' started by Don H, Aug 20, 2011.

  1. CanyonMan

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  2. UtahIrishman

    UtahIrishman BLR Silver Member

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    Bear was more curious than anything I think. Hunter kept his cool. I'll bet his heart was pounding for a while.
     
  3. I'll bet he stops using sexual scents to lure deer in.
     
  4. Gunshine

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    I was always told to make lots of noise in a situation like that. It did seem the bear was more curious than anything else. But shouldn't he have been making a lot of noise?
     
  5. CanyonMan

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    :rofl:



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  6. WorrGlock

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    ROTFLMAO :rofl:
     
  7. wrenrj1

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    Where's the trampoline?
     
  8. Zombie Steve

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    In my limited up-close exposure to black bear here, I just talk to them in the lowest voice I can. I don't want to shock them.

    "Hello bear. Nice day, isn't it?"


    They always take off.

    If I was in this position, I'd have probably spit some tobacco juice at his nose. :supergrin:
     
  9. Gunshine

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    i was thinking I would have done something similar. But ya know, not tobacco juice.:rofl:
     
  10. Zombie Steve

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    Think they like Copenhagen? :dunno:
     
  11. Copenhagen? naw... Kodiak.

    It could be the hunter was eating something and the bear just wanted a taste. :supergrin:

    Canyonman, I'm stealing that bear pic. I really like bears.
     
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  12. Don H

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    Think this would scare it off?

    http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=eTGtOQqUkyg&vq=medium
     
  13. CanyonMan

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    Help yourself.... :supergrin:


    Here's a couple more for ya !

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    Enjoy !



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  14. crsuribe

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    This thread reminds me I should never attempt to hunt all by myself. Or heck, maybe even at all. I would've shot that bear the first time it climbed all the way up to the tree stand. I guess a decent hunter would keep his cool, but I wouldnt. Which again, means I really have no business in the woods lol.
     
  15. Gunshine

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    Pretty sure this guy was bow hunting. No gun. I would'da just peed on 'em.
     
  16. Broomcornsuncle

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    Was wathing River Monsters once. Jeremy Wade was in Alaska fishing. He was with a local who was carrying a S&W 500. A grizzly got too close so the local fired off a round. The bear retreated before advancing toward the two once again. If that thing isn't loud enough to scare a bear, nothing is.
     
  17. powder86

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    whoa... i watched that video, and got side tracked for an hour looking at cyst popping, gun shot bullet removals, boil lancing, and nose blood clots and so on...
    the grossest hour of my life.
     
  18. wrenrj1

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    Man, I gotta get expanded cable!
     
  19. powder86

    powder86 SHOOT SAFE!

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