Whether it's a shark in the ocean, a crocodile in the swamp or a swarm of angry bees, trekking through the wilderness always comes with its fair share of perils. To prepare for the worst case scenario, equip yourself with the right knowledge—then the worst that can happen to you is an awesome bar story when you tell your friends about your close encounter.
If you encounter a bear while hiking through the wilderness, should you play dead or wave your arms around to create a loud commotion in hopes of scaring the bear away? Answer—it depends on the color of the bear. Find out more tips below. Got your own tips for surviving deadly animal encounters in the wild? Share with us in the comments!
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