The Best Gear for Hikers Who Love Bears

The best way to show your respect for bears is from a safe distance. Or by wearing them on your socks.

If you love bears as much as we do at BACKPACKER, you want them in your life as much as possible. But unless you're Dr. Doolittle, that's, ah, a bit dangerous. The next best thing? Show your admiration for our furry friends by rocking these six bear-themed items on the trail.