Lots of bears.

Lots of bears.

Lots of bears

Local resident Ted Jack captured this photo of two black and two brown bears on the Southside last week.

Local resident Ted Jack captured this photo of two black and two brown bears on the Southside last week.

The group wondered around and were more curious then scared. Although most bears are simply travelling through and make every effort to avoid humans, bears are not tame, gentle or cuddly; they are unpredictable and potentially dangerous, keep a wide distance from any wildlife.