Here is the thread that was started quite a while ago. But until they either come up with pictures, or the dna of a grizzley it is all speculation. I know of hunters that see a big brown faze black bear and swear it is a grizzley just by its size. A good test to tell the difference is on the Montana's gane and fish web site. You have to pass it to get a bear license.
there have been reports of Griz in Colo for years, back in the early 80's, when in collage at Durango, spent a lot of time around Wolf creek, the old timers up there (made friend with a old, old goverment cat hunter) said there is good population on Griz up there. There was a gris killed by a bow hunter in the 80's in the San Jaun's, it was all over the paper, guy spent some time in the hosp.
All of us, at one time or another have gone on a hunting trip and had what we call “Blue Bird” weather. Warm evenings and almost hot days. We hunt in our t-shirts and enjoy the sunshine. We are way up in the mountains and have a whole week to hunt. How could it get any better?
That is, until we score on that big buck or bull. We work to get it out of the field and skinned as quickly as possible to cool it down. But try as we might, we just can’t get...