Outdoor Action Guide to Bear Proofing your Campsite
The goal of bearproofing your camp is to minimize odors that might attract
bears, and to set up safe storage areas for food and garbage that are out of
reach of bears and are away from your sleeping area. The best way to do this
is to start with a camp set up that facilitates these goals. In his book Safe
Travel in Bear Country, Gary Brown describes a basic camp set up where the sleeping
area is upwind of the kitchen and food storage area and at least...