The Fish and Wildlife Department urges you to hunt bears, because we now have 35,000. Here’s what they’re saying:
Bear hunting is an exciting and challenging activity for both the novice and experienced hunter. It’s also a healthy source of tasty meat when handled properly. Although bear hunting can be time consuming and challenging to master, Registered Maine Guides provide bear hunting services for hunters at any skill level. This true Maine adventure is a thrilling experience whether it’s over bait or with dogs, and lets you beat the cold and fill your freezer.
65% of harvested bears are by hunters with guides.
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