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Here are nine photos from the adventure contest winner Paul Buechel. They document his polar bear hunt in the Arctic … Continued

The author's guides, James and Jacob Pokiak pose with the trophy polar bear.
Paul Buechel poses with his finished bear mount. The bruin measured over nine feet squared.
After the guides skinned Buechel's bear another polar bear came in to feed on the carcass.

Feasting

The polar bear continues to eat another bear's remains without noticing the author.
The bear spots Paul taking pictures of it in the pale morning light.
The second bear spots the author and threatens to make a charge.
Paul pulls back the lips on his bear to reveal some impressive teeth.
Paul Buechel and James Pokiak pose with the massive bruin.
Paul Buechel and James Pokiak pose with the massive bruin.

Here are nine photos from the adventure contest winner Paul Buechel. They document his polar bear hunt in the Arctic Circle where he was nearly charged by an angry bruin. Read the winning adventures here