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Hang A Bear Bag In 5 Minutes…In The Dark

By: Elisabeth Kwak-Hefferan

Can a food-hanging skeptic quickly secure her smellables from marauding bears—without going crazy in the process? Our scout set out into the night with a rope and stopwatch to find out.

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Myths About Bears

By: Ted Alvarez

What's true and what's false when it comes to bear behavior.

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Bears

Special Report: The Truth About Bears

By: Ted Alvarez

You love them. You fear them. And you misunderstand them. See more bears and learn about the surprising new thinking around hiker safety in this complete guide. By Ted Alvarez

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