Video: Bear Spray Demonstration and Safety Tips

Bear Spray Demonstration and Safety Tips

Do you carry bear spray out hiking in bear country? Our Yellowstone Forever Institute Senior Naturalist, Brad Bulin, recently talked with us about why bear spray is the most effective bear deterrent as well as when and how to use it.

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