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Old 04-18-2018, 07:37 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by dundee View Post
Word has it that Yellow-Yellow taught her cubs to open the Bear Vaults, but I've never been witness. Bear Vaults are fine in other parts of the park that see fewer people than the High Peaks. A good hang in a tree will work just fine in these other areas, but some folks like to take a can along and the BV will be just fine.
When word of yellow-yellow's abilities were first reported, the statement from dec stated there was no evidence that she had taught her cubs. A few years later in articles the writers stated the opposite. As far as I know, no evidence she taught her cubs the trick was ever gathered.
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