Boulder, Colorado is home to a wide variety of wildlife, including black bears. Bear season in Boulder typically begins in early April and lasts until November. During this time, bears become more active as they search for food after coming out of hibernation. To protect yourself and minimize the risk of bear encounters, it is important to follow some simple tips. The first and most important thing to do is to secure your trash. Bears have an excellent sense of smell and are attracted to the scent of food. It is recommended that you keep your trash cans inside until the day of pickup, and use... Read More