Originally Posted by mschoener
Oh my! Not sure I'd want to get any closer to a bear. I did see on the news the other day a YouTube video of a lady on her back porch with a black bear trying to walk up the stairs. She started yelling at the bear very loudly and kept it up until the bear backed down and ran off! LOL! That took a lot of guts!
I have heard that making a lot of noise will scare them off, like banging pots. As long as you don't get between a mama & her baby or let's face it~ anywhere close
they are more afraid of us. Our yard will be fenced tho!