Famous Park Grizzly Mama Alive and Well After All

Grand Teton National Park biologists and photographers have put to rest talks that the grizzly known as “399” has gone missing. Since she began raising cubs in roadside areas in 2006, bear 399 has become a fixture for wildlife viewers in the park. In the weeks since the 16-year-old female emerged from hibernation with her two 1-year-old cubs, she was not being seen as frequently at her usual haunts near Oxbow Bend, Willow Flat and Jackson Lake Lodge… More >  View or download PDF article> (1.4MB)