Tis the season. The bears are waking up from their nap, and they are HUNGRY. With the warmer weather and signs of spring finally showing, people are getting outside and enjoying the sunshine. Just keep in mind that the bears like sunshine too.

15 seconds is all it takes to change your feelings about a beautiful hike. If you are smart enough to pack your bear spray, you can at least enjoy a little piece of mind.

Visionhawk Films recently shared a video online, showing how effective bear spray is on a charging griz, as well as how to properly use your bear spray.