Spirit Bear Society


Help Ensure the Future of Wild Bears: Join the Spirit Bear Society!

The Spirit Bear Society is Bear Trust’s premier benefactor society whose members have given and/or pledged a minimum of $100,000 to Bear Trust.

Gifts are donor-directed, tax deductible and can be made to Bear Trust’s operations or to its education, research, or management programs.

The $100,000 pledge can be given over time up to a maximum of 10 years.

We proudly recognize our Spirit Bear Society Members (to date):

1.  A. C. Smid

2. Melissa Smid

3. Denis Dale


For information on the Spirit Bear Society, or to join, please contact Logan Young at (406) 595-6583; logan@beartrust.org

Project Initiatives

Bear Trust focuses on 4 primary project initiatives: 1) Conservation Education 2) Bear Research & Management 3) Habitat Conservation 4) Conservation Policy

Contact Info

PO Box 10850
Bozeman, MT 59719
Phone: (406) 523-7779