Bear-Resistant Food Containers
Bear-resistant food containers can be a viable alternative to hanging food and other items that will attract bears. You must use one of the approved cannisters. These have been extensively tested by the Sierra Interagency Black Bear Group.
Backpacker Model 812
Bear Vault Models 110b, 200, 250, 300, 350, 400, 450, 500
Bearikade Weekender MKII (1766 and higher) and Expedition MKII (1766 and higher)
The Bear Keg
The Bare Boxer Contender and 202
Did You Know?
American chestnut trees, whose trunks were killed off by a fungus blight long ago, still send up shoots that you can see along many of Shenandoah National Park’s trails.