Spring Bear hunt was one of our best to date. 44 Hunters harvested
68 Bears for another 150% season.
Bears exceeding 7" were taken. Putting our average above
2 7' Bears per week.
average Bear taken was 6'3" that is an exceptionally high
of the Bears taken were colored other than black.
had 3 unsuccessful hunters in 2002 all of which passed on bears,
looking for the elusive 7' Black Bear.
who was in Alberta this spring knows it was one of the coldest
springs on record. Many nights the temperatures dipped below
freezing. Our hunts were successful due to the perseverance
of our clients and the effort of our guiding staff. 3 wolves
were taken on this hunt.
Guide Chris Broster with James Lugo and his 7' 5, 400lb trophy
Shannon took a 7' Bear on our first Hunt with Veteran Chris
Gilbert. Ed Werner and James Lugo, first time hunters with Bearpaw
took a pair of 7" Boars late in their hunt.
Pendleton did the "unthinkable" with a 7'7 and 7'8
in the three nights of hunting (First time Bear Hunting). Check
out our photo gallery for these
Father and Son Jim and Dan Studer took 2 Monster Boars with
Guy Bruneau. A 7'5 Brown and a massive 7'11 Black 20 year old
bruiser on their last night hunting.
last hunt was really strong. Doug Raspberry and Mike Vlahovic
each took 7' bears.
rounded out the season with 16 year old Derek Johnson taking
a 6'10 and 7' Pope and Young not bad for his first 2 bears.
cannot say enough about my staff. Special thanks to Guy Bruneau
11 years, Bowen Dohan 7 years, Chris Gilbert 5 years, Chris
Broster 2 years and Shawn Raymond 1 year. To a great season.