6 Best Bear Hunting Book 2022

Hunting the bear in Western Oregon without knowing how to succeed in it is a difficult task. Every hunter needs a mentor who leads them and corrects them in an unfortunate situation. This will increase your success rate in black bear hunting or any other hunting.Best Bear Hunting Book Nowadays, hunting has been easier with the help of hunting gear and hunting books. Gear will help you to find what you are looking for and hunting books help you to guide, where you should search to find your target and how to hunt them down in an easy way.

I listed the 6 best bear hunting books, that is worth it for you because these books are written by the best bear hunters for bear hunting. My favorite hunting is turkey and deer hunting, but I also love to hunt bears but with my friend William. I am a book wormer and I love to read about bear hunting too. So I listed the best bear hunting book on the basis of their review, way of writing, information about bear hunting, tactics, rating, etc. I already listed by best turkey hunting and best elk hunting book list read them if love turkey and elk hunting. Without further an ado

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List of 6 Best Black Bear Hunting Books

1. Black Bear Hunting Book

Black Bear Hunting Book

Why You Read This Book

  • Comprehensive guide to hunting black bears
  • 4.8/5-Star Rating over Amazon
  • 50 Years life span in this book

 Main Specifications

  • Paperback: 384 pages
  • Dimensions:- 6.2 x 1 x 9.2 inches
  • Author:-  Richard P. Smith
  • Published:- August 9, 2007

2. The Ultimate Guide to Black Bear Hunting Book

Ultimate Guide to Black bear hunitng

Why You Read This Book

  • How to select the best locations for baiting
  • 4.4/5-Star Rating over Amazon
  • Informative, easy to read, interesting and full of pictures

 Main Specifications

  • Paperback: 232 pages
  • Dimensions:- 6 x 1 x 9 inches
  • Author:-  Douglas Boze
  • Published:- September 20, 2016

3. Black Bear Hunting: The Ultimate Reference

Black Bear Hunting Reference Book

Why You Read This Book

  • Book describes the behavior and habits of the hunted
  • 4.3/5-Star Rating over Amazon
  • 3rd book by Richard P. Smith about hunting bear

 Main Specifications

  • Paperback: 374 pages
  • Dimensions:- 6 x 0.8 x 8.8 inches
  • Author:- Richard P. Smith
  • Published:- September 15, 2014

4. Backcountry Bear Basics Hunting Book

Backcountry Bear Basics

Why You Read This Book

  • Strategies for avoiding bear encounters
  • 4.2/5-Star Rating over Amazon
  • Basic of bear hunting

 Main Specifications

  • Paperback: 175 pages
  • Dimensions:- 5.4 x 0.4 x 8.3 inches
  • Author:-  Dave Smith
  • Published:- October 20, 2006

5. We’re Going on a Bear Hunt

We'are Going on a Bear Hunt book

Why You Read This Book

  • Best book for children, who love to know about bear hunting.
  • 4.8/5-Star Rating over Amazon
  • Michael Rosen has been writing for children since 1970

 Main Specifications

  • Paperback: 36 pages
  • Dimensions:-13.5 x 2.5 x 13 cm
  • Author:-  Helen Oxenbury
  • Published:- October 1, 1997

6. Black Bear Hunting: Expert Strategies for Success

Expert Black Bear Hunting Book

Why You Read This Book

  • Informative for the beginner hunter
  • 4.1/5-Star Rating over Amazon
  • Hunting techniques combined with compelling photos

 Main Specifications

  • Paperback: 164 pages
  • Dimensions:- 8.9 x 6.2 x 1 inches
  • Author:-  Lee Van Tassel  & Gary Lewis
  • Published:- June 1, 2007


All of the above-listed best bear hunting books have their own stories to tell. I would like to recommend reading these books once before you go for season bear hunting. My favorite one is the black bear hunting book by Richard P. Smith. Apart from this, you can suggest to me your favorite one or your bear hunting experience in the comment below. So, it will benefit others and help them in how to hunt a bear into the woods.


By David Grey

David Grey is born & raised in Bozeman Montana, USA. He has been hunting & fishing since 2009. And used most of the outdoor gear during his 12 years of hunting experience. He likes to spend most of the time in the woods, on the trail, or by the water. He taught us about his outdoor journey and equipment experience.

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