Bear Spray

The best bear spray, reviewed and curated by the Trailspace community. Stores' prices and availability are updated daily.

Read "Hiking and Camping Safely in Bear Country", for more information on bear safety.

Recent Bear Spray Reviews

Counter Assault Bear Deterrent

rated 5 of 5 stars Although I own a 44 magnum, rifles, and shotguns, I always carry bear spray in Alaska...it is always on my belt and quickly accessible. Full review

SABRE Pepper Spray

rated 4.5 of 5 stars Small, readily available via pocket or strap fixed for your defense in the woods or the street. This unit has a clip fixed to the spray canister allowing it to be as available as a pen or small pocket knife. The unit sprays up to 10 feet when the wind is favorable. I carry the unit all the time, just in case... Sparky 2000. As noted, don't allow children or idiots to get their hands on this unit. But for you the law in most states will allow the unit to be useful if needed as the spray will disallow… Full review

Counter Assault Bear Deterrent

rated 5 of 5 stars Counter Assault seems to be the best bear spray on the market, and their customer service is absolutely fantastic! Full review

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