On December 30, 2020 around 2:00 p.m. police received a call regarding an aggressive bear near the Hub Trail in the area between Northern Avenue and Finn Hill.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) has been notified about this incident. Anyone who frequents this area should be mindful there may be a bear in the area.
If you encounter a bear and are concerned for your safety call 911 immediately. If you encounter a nuisance bear that doesn’t present a safety concern please call the MNRF’s toll-free Bear Wise reporting line at 1-866-514-2327 (TTY 705-945-7641).
For more information on bear safety please visit the MNRF’s Be Bear Wise and prevent bear encounters | Ontario.ca website.