Only I know enough people who have seen them that I know we have them, whatever the state wildlife biologists may say. They aren't common, but they are here.>>1501652
Grizzlies would scare me, too, if I lived out west, but we only have black bear, which are mostly nothing to get worked up over: give them a wide berth and they won't bother you (same goes for moose).>>1501816
Whatever you do: DO NOT RUN.>>1501846
Running is more likely than anything to trigger an attack, and that thing can outrun you easy.