The bear just outside our lodge.
Pretty close, no?!
This bear was eating berries right outside the lodge.
Our fearless ranger guide. Wait, shouldn't he be looking at that bear?
These bears stood in our path as we were returning to the lodge. We had to walk around them.
Baby cubs nursing.
Me and my 3D Sony HDR-TD10 camcorder. Would be nice in 3D if that bear charged up...
We had lunch in the middle of the stream further down amid these bears and another mother-cub pair.
The lodge at Kurilsky Lake where we stayed for 3 nights,
Time for a swim...