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Making the Most Out of Your Bear Canister

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Bear-resistant canisters have been incredibly effective in reducing bear-related incidents, and they are one of the most effective ways for storing food in the backcountry. Many national parks now require visitors to carry and use bear-resistant canisters for any scented items that may attract wildlife. However, they do take up additional space in your pack and add to the weight you carry. If you happen to be carrying a bear canister, make the most out of it with these simple tips.