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Bear Butt Fishing, Snapshot from JUERG

Final Phase of the “Bear Butts” Contest

Your best days aren’t behind you and this isn’t the tail end of things. You still have time to join in the games, so get off your derriere and vote! Here’s how:

  1. Choose your top 5 favorite pictures from the Flickr album: animal butt album for contest.
  2. Your top favorite pic gets 5 Points, your second favorite 4 Points and so on…
  3. The pics in the album are identified with a number. To vote, choose your top five and order each with the points you are assigning, for example: pic # 123 gets 5 points, pic #987 gets 4 points etc…
  4. The pic with the highest points will win and we’ll assign the top five winners in order of points.
  5. Got it?
  6. Ready?
  7. OK! Vote by submitting your nominations in the comments section of this blog post below!

Prizes:

  • First prize was donated by Bear Cam viewer Stacy: a chocolate gift box
  • Second prize donated by luvnature: A copy of the film ‘The Ends of the Earth” and a Katmai National Park lapel pin
  • Third prize donation from eastender NC: Disney’s move “Bears,” since it does have some scenes from Brooks Falls!
  • Explore.org will be donating other bear-related prizes to every winner from their collection

Organized by Bear Cam fan Juergen, voting will start TODAY – Monday September 29th – and will end Friday October 3rd at 23:59 pm AKTSo go on – get in on it below!

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  • May

    Cloud #21 – 5 points

    riverrock #243 – 4 points

    snowflake #40 – 3 points

    Juergen #92 – 2 points

    Ivymoss #172 – 1 points

  • PennyinMT

    #607 – 5 points

    #805 – 4 points
    #725 – 3 points
    #716 – 2 points
    #118 – 1 point

  • mhbearluv

    #89 – 5 points
    #173 – 4 points
    #204- 3 points
    #256- 2 points
    #276- 1 point

  • MollyGee-TX

    #927 – 5 points
    #861 – 4 points
    #889 – 3 points
    #902 – 2 points
    #811 – 1 point

  • calliopejane

    #334 5
    #822 4
    #89 3
    #172 2
    # 769 1

  • livingasthewind

    #704–5 pts
    #256–4 pts
    #340–3 pts
    #89 –2 pts
    #171–1 pt. and an extra shout out for supreme humor entry!!!

    • livingasthewind

      OOOPS! What a silly mistake (blush)…wrong number typed… meant #172 at bottom, which when viewed with my comment for shout out, makes perfect sense. Sorry for bad typing!

  • CSchafer

    #359 – 5 points
    #391 – 4 points
    #386 – 3 points
    #336 – 2 points
    #314 – 1 point

  • Diane northcapemay

    #92-5 points
    #336-4 points
    #386-3 points
    #89-2 points
    #100-1 point
    Honorable mention goes to#172 Ranger Roy

  • May

    For riverrock :0)(May,I am not signed up there,would you post these for me please! :0))

    #256- 5
    .#314- 4
    #196 – 3
    #292 – 2
    #334 – 1

  • MChez

    So many butts, wow. It was really hard to choose…
    #236 – 5
    #264 – 4
    #334 – 3
    #606 – 2
    #719 – 1

  • Bobbygen

    #889- 5 pts
    #920- 4 pts
    #92- 3 pts
    #89- 2 pts
    #838- 1 pts

    And a gold star to #89 and #838….

  • Nicki Head

    #21 – 5
    #777 – 4
    #46 – 3
    #715 – 2
    #172 – 1

  • Kasey Vee

    867 5 points
    881 4 points
    921 3 points
    31 2 points
    49 1 point

  • Gillian

    It was so hard to decide, some excellent entries by viewers.

    #769 – 5 pts
    #256 – 4 pts
    #761 – 3 pts
    #92 – 2 pts
    #356 – 1 pts (this one would have been near impossible to get)

  • heidibelle

    #112 – 5
    #334 – 4
    #604 – 3
    #337 – 2
    #87 – 1

  • lilac

    #340 – 5 pts
    #868 – 4 pts
    #646 – 3 pts
    #112 – 2 pts
    #797 – 1 pts

  • Anna-Marie_AZ

    So many photos. The butts all started to look the same. :-)
    768 – 5 pts.
    463 – 4 pts.
    731 – 3 pts.
    236 – 2 pts.
    488 – 1 pt.

    • Juergen

      LOL LOL

  • MollyGee-TX

    This is for LuvPugs.

    My votes would be…
    481 5 points
    918 4 points
    604 3 points
    769 2 points
    709 1 points
    172 10 points for being such a good sport
    Really, all the pics were great!

  • debra turnbull

    My votes are:
    #927 5 points
    #731 4 points
    #786 3 points
    #376 2 points
    #335 1 point

  • Martina

    #685 5 points
    #357 4 points
    #761 3 points
    #335 2 points
    #822 1 point

  • BeckyT-GA

    #89 5 points (#112 appears to be same picture?)
    #359 4 points
    #838 3 points
    #506 2 points
    #889 1 point

    • Juergen

      sorry my fault, missed the double

  • ValleyFlowers

    #182 5
    #716 4
    #21 3
    #92 2
    #674 1

  • Nancy McLaren Clark

    #256 5
    #112 4
    #64 3
    #87 2
    #313 1

  • labman

    #927-5
    #868-4
    #132-3
    #685-2
    #487-1

  • JHall

    #89-5
    #716-4
    #338-3
    #256-2
    #282-1

  • Ivymoss

    so hard to choose but here goes,
    #208 ~ 5
    #277 ~ 4
    #89 ~ 3
    #20 ~ 2
    #715 ~ 1
    and top honors go to #172, Thank you Rangers for everything you do!

  • JaniePooh

    #313 – 5 pts.
    #700 – 5 pts.
    #812 – 3 pts.
    # 40 – 2 pts.
    #386 – 1 pt.

    • Juergen

      #700 you mean 4 points

  • JoeBear

    #506 – 5
    #881 – 4
    #371 – 3
    #396 – 2
    #220 – 1

    So hard to choose. Congrats to Juergen for getting all this together, everyone donating prizes, and, of course, Explore.Org for all the great cams.

    • Juergen

      TY Joe!!!

  • Sue

    #593-5
    #20-4
    #761-3
    #838-2
    #842-1

  • Sue

    Great shots everyone! Very difficult to choose. Enjoyed them all!

  • ALASKAROCKS

    #861-5 pts.
    #685-4 pts.
    #496-3 pts.
    #92-2 pts.
    #858-1 pt.
    Good luck to all!

  • GABear

    #89 – 5
    #881 – 4
    #482 – 3
    #46 – 2
    #20 – 1

  • naturegirl

    #89 – 5
    #482 – 4
    ##713 – 3
    #340 – 2
    #731 – 1

  • eastender-NC

    #706 – 5
    #683 – 4
    #276 – 3
    #172 – 2
    # 92 – 1

  • Luvnanimals

    #256 – 5
    #881 – 4
    #314 – 3
    #606 – 2
    #89 – 1

    Thank you to all that captured the amazing bear putt pics – wish I could have voted you all #1 : )

  • http://www.elegantlychocolate.com StacyTx

    So hard to choose, but here goes:
    89-5
    716-4
    838-3
    337-2
    243-1

  • http://ctiphotography.smugmug.com/Alaska-2009/ Michael

    46 – 5
    638 – 4
    769 – 3
    89 – 2
    709 – 1

  • Deborah

    #876 – 5
    #881 – 4
    #769 – 3
    #760 – 2
    #719 -1

    647 honorable mention

  • DonnaTBennett

    #685 – 5
    #359 – 4
    #198 – 3
    #727 – 2
    #21 – 1

  • JbgTX

    Here goes!
    700 – 5
    89 – 4
    340 – 3
    709 – 2
    443 – 1
    Thank you Juergen for all your time and effort on this! Great pics and it was SOOO hard to pick!!

  • KAT in TX

    OK, this was way to hard to pick. So many good pictures,
    340 -5
    243-4
    683-3
    638-2
    757-1

  • http://midwesttraininggroup.net Hotpeppergyrl aka Rose Iowa

    # 21-1
    #236-2
    #607-3
    #836-4
    #887-5
    OMG that was will so So SO hard.. Lol

  • TheGuys44

    1- 29
    2- 36
    3- 21
    4- 32
    5- 46

    From Theguys44 (but it won’t let me sign in !)

  • Jennifer – NV

    Wow, so many great pics!! Here are my choices:

    #644 – 5
    #89 – 4
    #496 – 3
    #386 – 2
    #230 – 1

  • kenairiver

    So difficult to pick just five.
    1 – #243
    2 – #881
    3 – #256
    4 – #340
    5 – #695

    Thanks Jurgen for all your hard work. Great job!

  • shellseeker9

    Ok, took me forever! So many great ones, but here’s my list:
    5pts-156
    4pts-382
    3pts-179
    2pts-843
    1pt-46
    Thank you, Juergen, explore.org, and those who contributed pic’s and donated prizes! Very fun:)

  • Gizmo Rose

    5pts ~ #292
    4pts ~ #672
    3pts ~ #881
    2pts ~ #875
    1pt ~ #336
    So difficult to even narrow down! All great pictures. Thanks Juergen for masterminding this, thanks Explore for aiding and abetting and thanks to all those who donated prizes. Great fun!

  • Juergen

    So now the voting is closed now. thanks a lot all voters for be part of the contest!!!!
    It had been so much fun for me to do it together with this unique group of humans here at explore.org bear chat!!!!

    • BeckyT-GA

      Thank you Juergen for all the hard work in this project! This was a lot of fun!