Record Book Black Bear Hunting Destinations in North America

So you want to get a record book Black Bear? Like a 500 lbs monster?

So where are the best places to hunt in order to get a monster Black Bear?

Here is where to hunt:

  1. Prince of Wales Island, AK
  2. Vancouver Island, Graham Island and Queen Charlotte Island, BC
  3. Northern Wisconsin
  4. North Central Pennsylvania
  5. Riding and Duck Mountains, Manitoba
  6. East Central Saskatchewan
  7. Peace River area of Alberta
  8. NW California
  9. East Central Arizona
  10. Northern Saskatchewan and Manitoba

Boone & Crocket Record Black Bears taken in North America.

  1. Wisconsin
  2. Pennsylvania
  3. Alaska
  4. Saskatchewan
  5. Manitoba
  6. Minnesota
  7. California
  8. Arizona – my home state!
  9. Alberta
  10. Colorado
  11. North Carolina
  12. British Columbia
  13. Michigan
  14. Ontario
  15. Washington
  16. Oregon
  17. New York
  18. New Mexico
  19. Idaho
  20. Wyoming