Trophy Spring and fall black bear Hunts in Alberta

Six day hunts running Sunday-Sunday. Average bears are in the 7+ foot range, with 30-35% being color phase.

Spring hunts take place over bait in May and June. They use dozens of cellular trail cameras in their exclusive area bordering a massive military flying range that is all perfect habitat.

They also take several fall bear hunts throughout September and October during their moose hunts. Bears are heavier this time of year, with shorter but very thick coats.

Trophy black bear hunts in Alberta

This hunt will take place from a hunting and fishing lodge right on the lake.

Their modern, hand-hewn log lodge, light-housekeeping cabins, or the suites all provide luxury in a pristine wilderness setting.

A few things to know about this black bear hunt:

  • You will see several bears while on your hunt. This Alberta black bear hunt has nearly 100% success rate, and they average 30% color phase bears.
  • Hunts run from mid May to mid June as well as late September to mid October. They are typically six days in duration (Monday-Saturday).
  • Bears are hunted over feeding areas from tree stands, platform stands or ground blinds. Average shot distance is 20 – 40 yards.
  • Archery or rifle hunts can be accommodated. (.25 caliber rifle or larger is required.) *They do have rifles that you can use if you wish.
  • Average trophy size is 6 – 6.5′ square (225-325 pounds). They take several bears over 7′ square (350-500 pounds) each season.
  • There is excellent fishing in the area for northern pike, walleye, perch and whitefish. They supply all tackle, rods and reels.
  • Hunters need to arrive in Fort McMurray(YMM) and be ready for pick up Sunday mid day. Plan to depart the following Sunday mid day, a hotel in Fort McMurray will be required if your flight leaves Sunday morning.
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