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York County Maine (Class B) BFRO

June 1974

In the spring of 1974 my girlfriend and I were returning from a motorcycle rally at Laconia NH.It was late at night and we decided to camp out.I found a small gravel road and we found a remote place to set up my small 2 man tent.This area is referred to as the pine barrens in the Kennebunk area of Maine.It has very thick scrub pine growth. About an hour or so after camping I could hear movement near the tent but was not too concerned because there is a lot of wildlife in the barrens.The movement got closer and there was this really pungent order.I thought "uh-oh it's a bear"but was still not concerned as black bears are mostly just curious and usually will not bother you. I should add here that I have spent a lot of time in the woods as my mother and father were both Maine guides and the woods was my life.I have heard all the noises that wildlife makes in different seasons.I consider myself a good tracker and know the habits etc. of most animals. Then it happened:Whatever it was le...

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Arthur Howard 639 days ago

I am the person that originally submitted this post. Just wanted to mention that I also made a similar report of an incident that happened near Old Speck in Grafton Notch. In the Old SpecK incident we were actually camped near the location of the old fire wardens tower at the summit of Old Speck


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York County Maine (Class A) BFRO

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York County Maine (Class B) BFRO

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York County Maine (Class B) BFRO

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York County Maine (Class B) BFRO

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