|Below are several options of
bear spray that can be used to deter bear attacks.
Keep in mind that bear spray is not only effective against bear
attacks, bear spray has also been used successfully in protecting
against attacks by other wildlife such as cougars / Mountain lions.
And although it is generally not advertised as such, bear spray would
easily be a deterrent against aggressive dogs, humans, or pretty much
any other threat of attack.
The great thing about bear spray is that it is generally allowed
in national parks and other wilderness areas where firearms are
Important! Keep your bear spray easily accessible. Bear spray in
the bottom of your back pack is useless. Whichever brand of bear
spray you choose, remember to read and understand the instruction
BEFORE you hit the trail.