A pelting blizzards was nothing new to this grizzly bear. The falling snow begain erasing her footprints from sight. This young female grizzly bear was investigating a fresh blanket of snow, during a spring snow storm.
This is Bella, a wild-born Alaska brown bear (grizzly) who now resides in Montana. Apparently, she lost her monther when she was a small cub and was too vulnerable and young to survive by herself. Visit Bella at the Montana Grizzly Encounter. 80 Bozeman Hill Rd.Bozeman, Montana 59715. You can learn about her story and the story of Brutus, Shenna, Jake, and Maggi.