The Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee recommends the use of bear spray to hunters of all species who plan to hunt in bear country.
If you are hunting this fall, and prowling through bear country, you need to:
Here are some guidelines for using bear spray:
When to use bear spray
How to use bear spray
Selecting a bear spray
For more on living with bears and being bear aware, see the FWP home page at fwp.mt.gov and click on 'For Fish & Wildlife Information' then Be Bear Aware. For more on bear resistant products, go to the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee website.