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Owner Of Bear Guardian Teaches About Bear Safety

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Safety With Bears

Bear attacks can happen anywhere and anytime in bear country. Island Park in no exceptions to this rule. That is why Bear Guardian Owner Russel Smith was there, talking about bear safety. Bear Guardian is a maker of Bear Proof Products like the Bear Proof Food Container, the Bear Proof Trash Can, and the Bear Proof Dumpster. Bears like to scrummage for food and sometimes they can find their way to your campsite or even into town. But if you take proper precautions like having your trash in proper containers the bears would not have the need to search for food there as much.

Bear Safety at Island Park
Bear Guardian talking about safety

Testing For Safety

With Bear Guardian Bear Proof products they have been tested by the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee to be safe. Russel explains that how his Bear Proof containers meet all of the requirements for having things safe for the Bears and for everyone else. They have a Gravity Bear Proof Latch on all of their containers so that the bears will not be able to get into the trash inside. And if the bears have less of a chance to get into the garbage then they are less likely to hang around campsites, causing less bear attacks.

Bear Proof Safety Latch

The Bear Proof Gravity Latch is the safety feature that all of Bear Guardian Bear Proof products have. This Latch makes it so that the bear cannot get into the Bear Proof Container. Russel states that these Bear Proof products is all you need to help reduce the curiosity of the bear looking for food in places that they should not. So by keeping you trash picked up and put away in the proper Bear Proof Containers, you have less a chance of a bear coming into camp or town looking for food.

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Bear Guardian owner talks about his bear proof latches

Showcase of Bear Proof Products at Island Park

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Superior Bear Proof Products

Russel Smith, owner of Bear Guardian Bear Proof Product was at Island Park to show off their amazing bear proof products today. Russel feels that this products are superior to all other products out on the market because of the quality of this product. “They are made out of the industry standard metal, with stainless steel hinges.” With Island Park being in the middle of bear country, Russel feels their Bear Proof Containers can help keep everyone a little more safe.

bear proof trash can
bear proof trash can all opened up

Bear Proof Products Serves Everyone

With Bear Guardian Bear Proof Products being in Yellowstone Nation Park and in Yosemite National Park, Russels feels that their products can be helpful in towns like Island Park. With Island Park being a great vacation spot for many people, and with people comes food, and trash. these Bear Proof Trash cans can serve a purpose for that. Russel then goes on to tell us how these bear proof product have been tested just up the road in West Yellowstone, Montana, at the Interagency Grizzly Bear Committee.

Gravity latch

Bear Guardian products have what is called a gravity latch on all of their bear proof products. This is one of the features that makes this product perfect for bear proofing. Russel then goes on and demonstrates how this works by lifting the lid open as far as he could and let it go. He explains that with the brackets at the back of all of the doors, the doors can only be opened so far and then gravity takes over and closes the door. “There is no way for the door to be left open on accident,” Russel said.

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bear resistant trash can latch

Truck Load of Bear Proof Trash Cans Headed to Yosemite National Park

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Hitting the Road With Bear Resistant Dumpsters

Two semi-truck loads of T600 Bear Proof Dumpsters will be hitting the road, and be on their way to their final destination. These bear proof trash cans' new home is now the beautiful place of Yosemite National Park. This new installation enforces Yosemite National Park's way of keeping people safe. By using these Bear Proof Dumpsters, bears will not be able to get into the trash and will have to find food the natural way.
Bear guardian semi truck loaded with bear proof dumsters
bear proof trash Container latch

Bear Proof Trash Cans Are A Big Hit With Safety

These bear resistant dumpsters have many features that have been tested to keep the bears out. One of the key features is our bear proof latches. These latches have a steel casing over it to prevent bears from being able to open the dumpster. Another key feature are the brackets that are put on the top side of the doors. These brackets' sole purpose is to make sure that the door does not open pass a certain point, causing gravity to take over to close the door. This way if a door is left open, gravity will close it, making sure that any bears or other animals have access to the trash.

Grizzly Bear Tested, Mother Approved

This model and the other Bear Proof Dumpsters have been tested by some of the best. They were taken to the Living with Wildlife Foundation at The Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, just outside Yellowstone National Park in West Yellowstone. Kobuck, one of the biggest grizzly bears, there got to test our products. They put honey all over the dumpster and that bear could not get in at all. With the steps that Yosemite National Park as taken in buying these Bear Proof Dumpsters, they have made it more safe for the bears and other animals so that they do not get into the trash and eat something that is not good for them. Learn more »