Yes we all know that as spring inches and inches closer, bears are going to be on the prowl. Cubs are going to be playing in fields and staying as close to momma bear as they can.

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Photo by anthony renovato on Unsplash
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So what happens if you are driving along and all of the sudden you see some cute cubs and their momma running next to the road? Most of us, whether we admit it or not, will slow down for a picture.

Photo by Jeremy Bishop on Unsplash
Photo by Jeremy Bishop on Unsplash
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Last October, these Browning, MT people decided they wanted the full video effect. Now, I don't suggest dangling your arms and phone out the window for a video, but I will say, "Good job not getting out of your vehicle, and doing everything we have been telling you NOT to do."

This cute video is from a few years ago, but these people cracked me up. The kiddo's voice is so sweet and you can see this bear close up. Instructing the bear to go away, but the giggles and laughs about this scenario will be memories with them forever.

Being "Bear Aware" is one of the most important things everyone living here, traveling here, or visiting here should be keen on. "Bear Aware" tips are right here, just a click away.

If you have some fun videos or pictures of your "close encounters" with bears or any other wild animals, shoot us a message on our XL Country Facebook page! We would love to see them.

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