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Bear Hunting in the James Bay Frontier: An Unforgettable Adventure in Ontario’s Wild North

The James Bay Frontier region of Ontario offers a captivating setting for outdoor enthusiasts seeking an unparalleled bear hunting experience. This remote wilderness is home to an abundance of black bears, making it a prime destination for hunters eager to challenge themselves in the rugged northern landscape.

Upon arrival in the James Bay Frontier, hunters are greeted by the breathtaking beauty of the region, with its vast expanses of boreal forest, rugged terrain, and pristine waterways. The sense of adventure is palpable as they venture deeper into this untamed territory, eager to experience the thrill of tracking these magnificent creatures.

Hunting in the James Bay Frontier is more than just an adrenaline-filled pursuit; it’s an opportunity to learn about the unique ecosystem and the role of black bears within it. Local guides, well-versed in the region’s natural history, provide invaluable insights and safety tips, ensuring a responsible and successful hunt.

The camaraderie among hunters is an essential part of the experience, as they bond over shared stories and the excitement of the day. Evenings around the campfire offer a chance to connect with fellow outdoor enthusiasts, reflecting on the day’s adventures and fostering a deeper appreciation for nature.

Embarking on a bear hunt in the James Bay Frontier is an unforgettable adventure, providing hunters with a unique opportunity to connect with nature, challenge their skills, and create lasting memories. The region’s remote beauty and untamed wilderness make it a truly remarkable destination for those seeking a one-of-a-kind hunting experience.

Northern Ontario Bear Hunting

Black Bear Hunting outfitters in Haileybury, New Liskeard, Latchford, Cobalt, Kirkland Lake, Elk Lake, Gowganda, Matachewan, Shining Tree, Gogama, Foleyet, Timmins, Cochrane, Kapuskasing, Hearst, James Bay and Matheson.


Argyle Lake Lodge
At Argyle Lake Lodge we offer an excellent fall bear hunt based on our previous success rates. The season runs from August through November. Hunts are conducted from ground blinds over active bear baits. Hunters are welcome to bring their own portable tree stands. Freezers are available for meat storage.

Auld Reekie Lodge
Moose, bear, wolf, deer, partridge, duck, goose, and woodcock hunting north of Sudbury. Whether you pamper yourself with our full meal plan and the ultimate in comfort in one of our 6 luxury suites, or stay in a fully equipped 4 star cottage where you can cook your own meals, at Auld Reekie Lodge we feel we’ve got everything you’re looking for and more.

Bay Wolf Camp
We offer black bear hunting from tree stand sites suitable for both rifle and bow hunters. Sites are pre-baited for several weeks to offer an excellent chance of success. Our small game hunting is the best in Ontario. Our varied forests and terrain provide ideal habitat for ruffed grouse, spruce grouse and snowshoe hares.

Golden Eagle Camp
Golden Eagle Camp and Outfitting has operated as a hunting, fishing, and family vacation resort since 1947. We are known throughout Ontario as a very successful bear hunt camp, with over 90 bait sites complete with permanent tree stands. Several record bears were recently harvested, 598 lbs in 2013 and 460 lbs shot with a bow in 2014. Knowledgeable guides, active bait sites, retrieving and processing, use of walk-in cooler, and a boat rental are all included in your 6 day hunt. We accommodate bow and rifle hunters, single hunters, group or family hunts – tailored to your specific needs. ATV rentals available. Please call to discuss your options.

Green Wilderness Lodge
Bear and moose hunting located in the Arctic Water shed in the James Bay Frontier on the Gogama Wilderness on beautiful Mattagami Lake.The remote setting is the ideal place for that special fishing or hunting experience, or a relaxing family vacation. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery as you travel 40 miles of open waterways. Moose and bear hunts available

Grey Owl Camp
Moose and bear hunting near Gogama. Located on the shores of beautiful Biscotasi Lake in Northern Ontario.Our operation is delightfully different. Drive-in, then boat-out, to one of seven, separate outpost cabins, each in its own private location situated miles apart from one another.

Nighthawk Outfitters
Are you searching for an honest reliable outfitter who will provide you with a quality hunt and personal service. Look no further Nighthawk Outfitters is where you want to be. Located in the heart of Black Bear country they have been providing quality hunts since 2007. Each guided hunt includes accommodation in either the base cabin or our remote outpost camp, boat and motor for fishing, active baited stands, assistance with retrieval and processing. For a quality hunting and fishing vacation give Nighthawk Outfitters a try.

Spruce Shilling Camp
Hunting for Bear or Moose in the Shining Tree area is an experience you won’t want to miss. Both populations are thriving and we offer Archery and Firearm Hunting Packages to help you with a successful hunt. To add to your hunting trip there is an abundance of grouse and other small game.