"I am sure the 'hiss' of the spray escaping the canister startled her to a point, however, the spray was upon her in an instant. She reacted immediately [...]. She ran away basically the same direction she had approached, at approximately 45 degrees away shaking her head."
Ryan Van Duzer, Contributing Editor for Backpacker Magazine covers a recommended bear safety plan for exploring Mother Nature
From food odor to bear spray to noise-making, this video covers a strategic plan for reducing your risk of bear conflict.
The spray went out like a shot. I've never seen a sweeter sight. That bear was gone in a nanosecond. You make great product that I will always carry with me while hiking in bear country. Thank you so much.