Black Bears on the Refuge

With summer time in full swing, visitors to the inn come hoping to see a glimpse of one of the beautiful black bears, on the refuge. While this is an exhilarating experience, it does come with responsibility. The bears of the refuge are American Black Bears. The Black Bear is the most common bear in the world and found exclusively in North America. There are an estimated 25,000 Black Bears in the State of Washington compared to the approximately 20 Grizzly Bears. Our guests are often surprised to learn that not all Black Bears are black. In the state of Washington, black and a beautiful cinnamon to cinnamon-brown is the most common coloring but a brown-blonde and even a rare blue-gray c

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Leavenworth, WA 98826

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