I know that in the summer bears like to eat a variety of plants, berries etc... So i think that they would be more likely to put themseleves in an area where they have the most opportunity to get what they need.
Hey I didn't sign up either but I would like to play. My answer is 5 none of the above. As I have seen bears in all of the areas listed above from the high most pine mountain top to the lower mixed timber valleys and out in the open high desert. Also as bears are roamers and thier habitat has to due more with food then water.
This is the nail i would like to be # 16!! .I 've been trapping bears since a long time and bagged quite a few so I have a little bit of know how to catch them in a snare but I'm not too good on the hunting of bears .There seems to be a lot of bears on the go now so maybe It wouldn't be hard now days to hunt one , but I like the snares .A pretty sure way to get your bear .I had a trail timer on a trail one time and the bear was coming in at 4 am i can't see me sitting in a tree at that time of morning .I love the snares .It's a pretty sight to see a bear in a snare .Quite a rush .Anyway I 'll keep checking the fourm for any more news
I often use fresh earth dryer sheets while drying my clothes, after washing them in scent free soap. At some point I started putting these dryer sheets in the plastic tubs that I store my hunting clothes in. This seems to work very will. Anytime I pull my clothes out of the box they reek of fresh earth.
I'm too tight to be buying a bunch of scent loc, which I don't believe in. So this is a good and cheap alternative. I like it so much I even toss one in my backpack to help cover the...