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    Outfitter/Guide for Black Bear?

    After the input I received (thanks!) on a previous thread it looks like my best shot at getting a Black Bear is going on a guided hunt (for many reasons).

    Do you guys know any Black Bear guides you'd recommend?

    I live in Colorado so maybe somewhere around here ... Wyoming, Montana, etc?

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    I think Idaho offers the best bet for taking a black bear in the western states. Reasonably cheap non-resident license with additional tags available. Numerous color phase bears too. Last time I looked, you could use dogs, and bait. Bear Hunting Magazine has a classified section with a number of listings of black bear outfitters. That is where I would go on an out of state hunt, or Alberta as an international destination.
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    Idaho has lots of bears. If you don’t have time to bait then I agree a guide is the way to go. Same as already said tags are cheap too.
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    never been, myself but have heard nothing but good about these folks .

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    I have hunted twice with Lionel Talamante on the Jicarilla. Bear and lots of fun both times. We used dogs in am and bait in pm

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    Thanks for the comments guys!

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    If you are interested in coming to Ontario Canada I will be more than glad to help you

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    Dogs in am and bait pm is a very effective way to go.

 

 

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