The bear populations of Lake Tahoe are something of legend. Seeing a bear in the Tahoe Basin isn’t a rare experience. In fact, communities in the region have difficulty managing human-bear conflicts.
But Tahoe bear policies aside, one thing you can’t argue about is how magnificent these animals are. And the cubs who call Tahoe home are just as cute as can be.
Tahoe bear specialist Toogee Sielsch has a network of trail cameras around South Lake Tahoe. His videos are crucial to understanding their habits in the region. Sometimes, he also captures cute videos, including this video of cubs playing in a local pond:
Bears are majestic creatures and Tahoe is lucky to call them home. Follow Toogee on Instagram to see more of his great trail cam videos.