Ursack

Ursack Bear-Proof Bear Bags

Bear Poles eliminated the need for an Ursack in Shenandoah National Park as long as I camped at shelters.

If you hate hanging a bear bag at night to protect your backpacking food and prevent a bear from visiting your tent at night, and local backcountry regulations don’t require the use of a hard sided bear canister, I recommend getting yourself an Ursack bear-proof bear bag. I’ve been using …

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Ursack Bear Bag: Long Term Gear Review

Ursack Bear Bag in a Tree, New Hampshire I’ve owned an Ursack bear bag for 4 or 5 years now and I still use it on a regular basis. If you’re not familiar with them, they’re bear bags with made out of kevlar fabric, the same stuff that bullet proof …

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Ursack Bear Bag

Ursack Bearproof Bag hanging from a tree. There's no need to hang it 10 feet off the ground and 5 feet from a tree trunk because the bag is made out of super strong fabric.

Ursack is a company that specializes in the manufacture of bear bags made of bullet proof fabric that are far lighter than rigid bear canisters. Weighing only 7.5 oz, the TKO (since renamed the A29 All White) sounded like it was worth trying out and I took it on a …

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