Apple asleep

Grizzly bear napping. Photo by Julius Strauss.

Apple in tree

Grizzly bear in an apple tree. Photo by Jakob Dulisse. (To see more of Jakob's photos go to

Bald eagle

Bald eagle. Photo by John Marriott.


Grizzly bear eating salmon. Photo by John Marriott.

Fish in hand

Grizzly bear eating salmon. Photo by John Marriott.

Mountain Ash

Black bear in a mountain ash tree.

Taking  a break

Grizzly resting. Photo by Jakob Dulisse.

Eating fish

Grizzly eating salmon. Photo by John Marriott.

Grizzly watching fish near Grizzly Bear Ranch

Grizzly watching fish. Photo by John Marriott. (To see more of John's photos go to

Grizzly fishing

Grizzly fishing. Photo by John Marriott.

Grizzly on road

Grizzly on road. Photo by John Marriott.


Rufous hummingbirds at the ranch.

Grizzly cub with fish

Grizzly cub. Photo by Jakob Dulisse.

Salmon spawning

Kokanee salmon. Photo by Jakob Dulisse.

Grizzly hottubbing

Grizzly eating fish. Photo by John Marriott.

Grizzly swimming

Grizzly swimming. Photo by John Marriott.



Pygmy Owl

Northern Pygmy Owl.

The River

The River. Photo by Jakob Dulisse.

Watching a bear

Watching a black bear in the early summer.


Grey wolf. Photo by Andrea Schlemmer.

Grizzly sub-adult

Young grizzly. With thanks to Steve Thomas.

Young black bear

Brown black bear cub. Photo by Jim Lawrence.

Black Bear Climbing

Black bear cub in a tree. Photo by Gillian Sanders.

Eating dandelions in the spring

Bear-watching on the river.

Grizzly mum swimming with cub

Grizzly mum with cub crossing the river. With thanks to Amo Oduro-Dominah.

View of the lake

View of the lake.


Grizzly cub.

Showing her weight

Female sub-adult grizzly.

Watching grizzlies

Watching grizzlies.

Yearling cub

Grizzly cub.

Watching bears

Watching grizzlies from the river.

A black bear in May

A black bear near Grizzly Bear Ranch in May.

September Hike

September hike.


A view of a rare mountain caribou.

Grizzly cub

Grizzly cub.

Cub on road

A grizzly cub.

Adult female grizzly bear

Adult female grizzly bear

Watching bears

Watching bears

Autumn rafting

Rafting the river. We see many of our bears from the rafts.

Grizzly mum with cub

A grizzly mum sniffing the air. The cub is next to her.


A grizzly stands to check out movement in the distance. Photo by Julius Strauss.

Squeezing a fish

Roe spurts from a salmon as a grizzly bear closes its teeth on it. Photo by Julius Strauss.

Grizzly in October

A grizzly moving along the river after an early snowfall. Photo by Julius Strauss.

Cub on road

A two-year-old grizzly cub. Photo by Julius Strauss.

Watching a grizzly

Watching a grizzly bear from the Volga Cabin. Photo by Julius Strauss.

Black bear with cubs

Black bear mum with two cubs.

Bear track

A bear track in the mud.

Photographing a grizzly

Photographing a grizzly.

Watching a bear

Watching a grizzly.

One cub in a tree

One cub in a tree.

Two cubs in a tree

Two cubs-of-the-year in a tree.

Black bear in June

A black bear in June.

Spring sunset

Sunset in June.

Spring in the Mountains

Spring in the Mountains.

Grizzly cub

A grizzly sub-adult. With thanks to Paul Hillis.

A view of the valley

A view of the valley.

Jumping cub

Jumping cub.

Spying on a bear

A spy hole.

Having a look

Watching us.

Watching a grizzly

Watching a young grizzly bear.



Apple walks past

Apple walks past while out spotting.

Early morning track

An early morning track.

Videoing a grizzly bear

Videoing a grizzly bear

On the river

On the river.

Our front yard

A view of our front yard

Eating fish

Eating fish.

Watching Boris

Watching Boris.

Bald Eagle

Bald eagle.


Rafting our river.

A view of our valley

At 6,000 feet.

Autumn fog

Autumn fog.

A view above the ranch

A view of the valley.

Looking for fish

Looking for fish.

Grizzly bear with three cubs

Grizzly bear with three cubs. With thanks to Lydia Rutherford.

Black Bear Peaking

The Redfish cabins and the river


A view of the new Whitewater Cabin


Sitting area in the lodge


The main room in the lodge

Whitewater bedroom

The bedroom in Whitewater

Whitewater View

A view from Whitewater

Front of the Lodge

A view of the front of the lodge

The Deck

A view of the deck at night

The Lodge

A view of the main lodge at night

Whitewater in the evening

A view of Whitewater as it gets dark

Whitewater and the lodge

An evening view of Whitewater and the lodge

Three cabins and the lodge

The Redfish cabins, Whitewater and the main lodge

Redfish Interior

Inside one of the Redfish cabins

Redfish cabin

Redfish South


These photos have all been taken at or around Grizzly Bear Ranch since 2006. With special thanks to John E. Marriott (, Jakob Dulisse (, Jim Lawrence ( and our guests who have allowed us to use their images.