This bear camp is driven Team hunting in Lycoming County turns heads with 2 double-digit kills in 4 years

What do they do with all that bear meat? This year’s bounty was converted by Zimmerman’s Custom Butchering to 581 packs of 1-pound bear sticks and 60 pounds of roasts and tenderloins divided among all participating hunters.

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Thanksgiving eve four years ago, there were so many cars stopping at the Dennis E. Hess farm on Clay Road outside Lititz that a neighbor thought someone had died. There was no wake. But there were 10 black bears hanging from a pole hoisted on a skid...

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