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2654Re: [hr100] Problem Bear on the Hardrock Course!

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  • Deb P
    Jun 22, 2011
      Dang. Got my bear spray ready, just in case.
      Glad your guest was not injured.



      On Wed, Jun 22, 2011 at 11:11 AM, Rodger A Wrublik <
      silvertonultras@...> wrote:

      > **
      >
      >
      > After reading the last thread about sun and surf, I hope everyone believes
      > that I'm being serious here, because I am.
      >
      > We had a guest, just yesterday, who encountered a bear on the Arrastra jeep
      > road that leads up to Little Giant. It was about a mile up from the main
      > road where there's a fork in the road (to Silver Lake), which, by the way,
      > is part of the Hardrock course. As she was backing her car into a pullout
      > on
      > the side of the road a bear ran out of the woods and tried getting into her
      > car, with her still in it! This bear had absolutely no fear of humans
      > whatsoever and the paw prints are still on the car to prove it. She tried
      > her best to scare the bear off, by honking her horn and such, but to no
      > avail. She finally had to leave.
      >
      > The sheriff has been notified and they're extremely concerned about this.
      > In
      > all the years, they have never had a bear act this way.
      >
      > They are in the process of trying to locate this bear but nothing as of
      > yet.
      >
      > Rodger
      >
      > --
      > Rodger Wrublik
      >
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