Event Details

Event: Bears in our Backyard
Date(s): 9/6/2014
Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: free
Location: Bald Mountain Scenic Area; 5 miles west of Boulder on Sunshine Canyon Drive
Contact Information: Larry Colbenson, 303-678-6214 or lcolbenson@bouldercounty.org
Additional Information:
As summer winds down, black bears gorge on berries and other food preparing for their long winter sleep. How much do bears need to eat before hibernation, and what are their chances of survival? What would you do if you encountered a bear on the trail, and how do you bear-proof your backyard? Learn the answers on this moderate 1.5-mile trail.