Massive Black Bear in Poconos taken on Friday, 10.22.2021. PGC/Pennsylvanian Game Commission officers said the bear was the biggest taken in Poconos 2021 to date and will likely remain the largest.
Last year 2020, of the 100k+ PA hunters, less than 25 took bear over 400lbs. Jonathan’s registered at 403 officially.
Taken with a bow at 18 yards away, and via ground hunt less than 200 yards away on state Gamelands 127 behind Pocono Browns Deer Camp.