gocke http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Game and Fish warns vacationers of bear risks http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/game-and-fish-warns-vacationers-bear-risks <p>It&rsquo;s Memorial Day Weekend, which means National Parks and forests in the state are gearing up for a flood of tourists. But in northwest Wyoming, the Game and Fish Department is urging visitors to be Bear aware while enjoying the outdoors.</p><p>Jackson Game and Fish Spokesman Mark Gocke says people should hike in groups, when possible, and make a lot of noise to alert wildlife of their presence. Gocke says some bears seem to ignore visitors, but Gocke warns visitors never to approach a bear, no matter how harmless it seems.</p> Sat, 26 May 2012 00:08:37 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 24629 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Game and Fish warns vacationers of bear risks