Black Bear Hunting near Timmins & Gogama Ontario
Shooting Star Camp
is located north of Lake Huron in Ontario at at the northern headwaters of the Spanish River between Sudbuy and the Gogama / Timmins area. They are not close to any town so it's hard to say what town is closer. There are no other camps in their area and as a result they have an extremely high population of Black Bears including big old boars that commonly exceed 350 pounds. The average size Black Bear harvested in their area is around 250 pounds. Their guests commonly see bears in the 400 to 500 pound range. Bears that big are really smart and very cautious and don't get taken very often even though there are a fare amount of them around. Accommodations are in outpost camps right beside theor Bear Management area.
Green Wilderness Lodge & Outpost Camps
is located in Northern Ontario in the Gogama / Timmins area. Green's has great hunting for big trophy Black Bear. They cater to both Bow Hunters and Rifle Hunters. Black bear hunting is a time-honored tradition that has been handed down since Russ' great grandfather first built the lodge. Black Bears in their area are common in the 250 to 350 pound range and their customers enjoy a 100% success rate because Russ has 70 bait stands all 2 miles apart in their massive bear management area. Hunters have the choice to have yummy home made meals cooked by the lodge or bring their own food. Their cabins are equipped for housekeeping.
Auld Reekie Lodge
is located 3 hours north of North Bay near the town of Gowganda and located on Gowganda Lake. They offer a few different Black Bear Hunting packages to meet your needs. Rifle, Archery and Black Powder hunters are welcome. They have three BMAs (Black Bear Management Area) with Black Bears common in the 200 to 300 pound range. Hunting guests have harvested bears over 400 pounds in their BMA. They start baiting their stands 6 weeks before the hunt and have their guides constantly scouting out which stands have the biggest bears. Some of their stands are set up so people with physical challenges can easily get to the stands and hunt. Having a guide is optional. Their success rate has been 100% since 2009. They have beautiful lakefront cottages along with a main restaurant and British Pub style bar. They offer American Plan, European Plan and housekeeping plan.