Polar Bear Blog – Testing the Fence

During a visit to Seal River Lodge a couple years ago, I had the chance to have a really close encounter with a younger male bear.  Sitting close to the fence, I attracted this guy's attention by making eye contact and then slowly looking away - an old buggy driver trick.  He came over and very gently and methodically, proceeded to check the entire fence for weakness.   He would 'gnaw' at one section of the fence, then step back, think and try another one.  It was a pretty neat insight into a bear's though … Continue Reading ››

Whale Season

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