Warning: Bears are wild animals that are dangerous and unpredictable.
Do not approach bears or allow them to approach you!
If you see a bear:
If a bear persistently follows or approaches you, without vocalizing, or paw swatting:
If the bear's behavior indicates that it is after your food and you are physically attacked:
If the bear shows no interest in your food and you are physically attacked, the bear may consider you as prey:
Help protect others, report all bear incidents to a park ranger immediately. Above all, keep your distance from bears!
Last updated: December 14, 2018