An Intimate Look at Yellowstone’s Most Famous Grizzly Mama

MOTHER NATURE NETWORK | By Jaymi Heimbuch
Explore the life of bear 399 and her cubs through the images of Tom Mangelsen.  Of the many grandeurs Yellowstone National Park has to offer, perhaps the one that’s simultaneously the most endearing and most terrifying is a mother grizzly bear. To see the bulk of a huge bear ambling across the road, followed by two or three tumbling balls of fur, is one that every visitor treasures — and it’s a sight that has made 399 one of the most famous grizzlies in the park… More>

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Grizzly Comfort

Bear 399 spends quiet time with her cubs.
Photo by Thomas D. Mangelsen titled “Grizzly Comfort”