Gogama / Timmins Ontario Black Bear Hunting
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.
Maple Leaf Outfitters
is your source for the best in trophy black bear hunting at reasonable prices. With over 30 years of experience, our world class guides have amassed the knowledge and secrets needed to provide you the hunt of a lifetime! M.L.O. is located in northern Ontario, situated on 5 management units that overlook more than 800 sq. miles of prime black bear habitat. Each year hunting guests harvest Black Bears over 350 pounds and once in a while bears top 400 pounds. Maple Leaf Outfitters only offers bear hunts. That is their specialty. They are experts at bear behavior and hunting tactics and sharing that knowledge with you will ensure a successful trophy Black Bear hunt.
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.
Twin J Hide-A-Way
is located on Mattagami Lake, west of Timmins and close to Gogama, Ontario, which is famous for outstanding Black Bear Hunting. Due to the food-rich environment of their Bear Management Area, Black Bears are plentiful and big. Black Bears are common in the 125 to 200-pound range. 500+ pound trophies have been harvested. They offer both American Plan and housekeeping Black Bear Hunts with very high success rates.
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.
Bay Wolf Camp
is a modern, drive-to housekeeping hunting camp located about 100 miles north of Sudbury, Ontario, in an area known for having both big and high numbers of Black Bears. Their Black Bear Hunting Area (BMA) is 80 square miles of wilderness. This is prime bear habitat with a variety of food sources. Bears can hunt and scavenge along shorelines and streams, and eat their fill on late season berries, fruit, and nuts, as well as all the other food available to this omnivore. Black Bear hunting at Bay Wolf Camp is a time honored family tradition, which has allowed their hunting guests to enjoy a high success rate. Black Bears in the area average around 200 pounds with many harvested bears exceeding 300 pounds, and even some over 400 pounds. Each year, about 70 sites are kept baited, and then scouted prior to the hunt to see which sites have the best bears sign for size and numbers. Bay Wolf Camp also offers a fishing add-on for hunters who choose it as well as other Fishing/Small Game Packages. Their lakes have great fishing for Walleye, Northern Pike, Smallmouth Bass, Trout, Perch & Whitefish.