Black bear hunting

Our hunting area covers several thousand km2

At Bearspirit Outfitters, black bear hunting is one of our specialties. Patrice has more than  20 years experience in the black bear hunting which takes place every year from May 15t to June 30. Located north of Saint-Jean lake, our hunting area covers several thousand km2 with a large population of big black bears.  

You usually go hunting in the middle of the afternoon until half an hour after sunset in ground caches, watchtowers or treestands. For the rest of the day, you can enjoy our outdoor activities. Whether you hunt with a bow, crossbow or rifle, our sites are specially designed for your comfort. They are in harmony with nature and the baits we use are biodegradable and safe for the environment. Our team is well known for his efficiency and does all necessary for your hunting expedition to be successful. 

Our rate of successful outcome is 100% with 50% of specimens over 220 lbs! 

Once you have collected your trophy, you can enjoy our summer activities, fishing, visits… A program that combines hunting, fishing, ATV and quad rides,  and much more… 

We welcome a maximum of 5 hunters (+ accompanying persons if any) per week to offer friendly atmosphere, high quality accommodation, a fine terroir cuisine with a French touch and a tailored service.

Bearspirit Outfitters is undoubtedly the best place for your dream to come true.

We offer you a 7 night/6 hunting day package but other options are available, especially for Quebec residents. Do not hesitate to contact us for prices and further information.

Included:

  • Quebec-City airport reception
  • Transfer to and from Bearspirit Outfitters’ lodge by car
  • Full board accommodation
  • 6 hunting days with a guide
  • Transport for hunting

Non Included:

  • Flight tickets
  • Hunting licence
  • Taxidermy
  • Firearms and ammunition (This includes bows and crossbows)
  • Personal insurance
  • Personal expenses
  • Beers, wines, spirits and other alcoholic beverages
  • Tips
  • Additional activities : fishing, quad rental, tourist visits…
  • Meal expenses during transfers and visits
  • Fishing licence
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SALES TERMS AND CONDITIONS 

Reservations

A 50% deposit per person is required to confirm your reservation. This payment can be made by credit card (Visa, Mastercard), by bank transfer or by cheque. As soon as we get your deposit, we will send you a reservation contract that you must sign and return. This deposit is non-refundable (in case of cancellation unless you postpone your stay at a later date) . The balance must be paid in cash or by credit card (Visa, MasterCard) upon arrival or by bank transfer 30 days before your date of arrival.

NB: For payment by credit card, a 3% administrative fee will be charged.

Hunting licences

In Quebec, any resident or non-resident person older than 12 who wants to hunt (alone or accompanied for young people aged 12-18 ) must hold a hunting licence and the hunter’s certificate for the weapon used. At any time, you must be able to present these documents to any wildlife protection officer.

A person who hunts migratory birds must hold two licences: the migratory game bird hunting permit available at Canada Post offices, and the small game licence.

Responsabilities

During your stay, you must comply with the current laws, regulations and formalities in Quebec. We are not responsible for any accident, damage, theft, lost items or any incident that may occur during your stay. Hunting expeditions require skills and physical fitness. It is solely your responsibility to participate in this kind of activityOur packages are sold without insurance. We recommend that you take out an insurance covering all risks related to this type of trip. Certain conditions (weather, health, forest fires…) may involve changes (schedules, routes, services…). Such modifications do not give you the right to a refunding or other compensation. In case of health crisis, your booking will be postponed to a later date.

Any animal shot, wounded, and not found is considered as collected.

COVID: In the event of further restrictive measures from public health, you will be able to postpone your booking until a later date. Given the current situation, please also respect the arrival time (4:00 p.m.) and the departure time (10:00 a.m.)

Security

During your stay, your guide will give you the safety instructions. Before your first hunting day, you will do some target shooting tests. Your guide has all the necessary equipment for emergency: GPS, firstaid kit and survival equipment.

Our goal is to give you a real moment of pleasure, we will ask you to comply with all the current laws and regulations. This is for your safety and the safety of others. Your guide has full authority to stop any dangerous behavior.

By making your reservation, you agree to accept our sales terms and conditions. It is your responsibility to read carefully the sales conditions, the recommendations and other documents as they enter into force as of the date of deposit payment.