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Bears in the Mountain National Parks

Bear Safety

The Canadian Rocky Mountain National Parks are home to both grizzly and black bears. Although the chances of having an encounter with an aggressive bear are low, proper planning before you head out can help reduce your risk. By following a few “bear-aware” rules, you can help protect bears, too. Here are some safety tips to get you started on the right foot. 

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