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Bear Attack

A Dumpster in Aspen where a bear was observed (credit: CBS)

Campsite Closure Near Aspen Latest Of Several Bear-Related Encounters

The closure of 11 campsites near Aspen this weekend due to bears follows a string of bear-related encounters that have worried officials.

08/18/2014

Image of a bear in Aspen in August, 2011 (credit: CBS)

Bear Attack Brings A Reminder About Securing Trash

A sheriff’s deputy is recovering from severe wounds after being attacked by a bear in Aspen over the weekend.

07/28/2014

A Dumpster in Aspen where a bear was observed (credit: CBS)

Woman Attacked In Aspen During Active Weekend For Bears In Colorado

A woman sustained injuries after being attacked by a bear in Aspen early Sunday morning, an SUV owner found his vehicle damaged, and a bear was put down in Fruita Sunday night.

07/28/2014

Image of a bear in Aspen in August, 2011 (credit: CBS)

Woman Attacked By Bear In Aspen

A woman sustained injuries after being attacked by a bear in Aspen early Sunday morning.

07/27/2014

Libby Swenson describes being attacked by a bear (credit: CBS)

Silverthorne Woman Survives Terrifying Encounter With Bear

A woman survived a terrifying encounter with a bear in Silverthorne and is talking about what happened.

06/26/2014

The bears in Conifer (credit: Steve Gittelman)

Camper Bit By Bear Near Pagosa Springs

The search is on in Southern Colorado for a bear that bit a camper.

08/17/2013

(credit: CBS)

Springs Man Attacked By Bear While Camping

A man from Colorado Springs is recovering after he was attacked by a bear while camping in southeastern Colorado.

08/25/2012

CBS4's Paul Day talks with John Broderick (credit: CBS)

Wildlife Officers Confident They Put Down The Right Bear

Following two separate bear attacks on campers near Aspen over the weekend, a top bear expert with the state says he doesn’t believe bears are targeting humans for food.

08/22/2011

Image of a bear in Aspen in August, 2011 (credit: CBS)

2 Campers Near Aspen Bitten In Tents By A Bear

Forestry officials were putting campers near Aspen on high alert Saturday after two separate backcountry campers were bitten through their tents by black bears in the last two days.

08/20/2011

Rick Voss talks about the attack on July 15 at Children's Hospital. His cousin Brandon Landis, 15, (center) was also in the tent but wasn't hurt. (credit: CBS)

Wildlife Officers Kill Bear Following Attack On Teen Camper

A 13-year-old boy who was attacked inside his tent by a hungry bear says he thought the attack would never end.

07/16/2011

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