Best Bear Sighting of the Week! One of our favorite #BearCam regulars, and one of Katmai National Park & Preserve‘s oldest known bears, Otis is back! Watch him only at explore.org/bears!
“It was July 25, 2013… my first season volunteering on the bear cams. I had been on the Service Dog Project cameras for four months and now here I was at Katmai where I had already fallen in love with Beadnose and her cubs. This morning though, Brooke and her three spring cubs were walking
“Another favorite memory is the sweet scene in 2015 of Bear 402 nursing her quadruplets. She had a look of complete contentment and peace on her face at that moment, which contrasted sharply with her frantic fishing at the Falls only minutes before. I was relieved that she was able to lie back and relax
“Due to the time difference, last year I was always able to watch the dawn on camera while I ate my lunch.Usually, there was a lone bear pottering about in the mist and water, fishing with no interruptions, without a care in the world. I believe it was 503, getting himself some breakfast before facing