Harvesting My First Bear in PA: Doing It My Way

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Black Bear

  • muzzleloader
    method
  • 138 lbs
    weight
  • public
    land type
  • 12
    distance (yards)
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  • Cameron's avatar

    There you go! Congratulations!

  • Lisa's avatar

    Congratulations, John! Well done! I bet the family were all smiles! 🤜🏼🤛🏼

  • John's avatar

    @Cameron thank you!!! Big time eye opener, so pumped to be able to find natural movement!

  • Cameron's avatar

    @John You are welcome.

  • John's avatar

    @Lisa thank you!!! They were happy for me lol. Not as big on the bear as they were with deer and Turkey lol but they knew it meant a lot to me!

  • Justin's avatar

    Nice job. Still after mine

  • John's avatar

    @Justin such a rush! Can’t wait to get cooking now!

  • Kyle's avatar

    Congratulations!

  • John's avatar

    @Kyle thank you!!

  • Gregg's avatar

    Congratulations! Always got a bearr
    bear tag "just in case" have not had a chance to get on yet.
    Wat to go!

  • John's avatar

    @Gregg thank you! I was always the same really. I didn’t want to drive them and all that. Nothing against it, just not my thing. So bear season would just be rifle season scouting lol. But last year I tried to spot and stalk and got on one. So I tried the same this year knowing it worked last year and was able to connect :)

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