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Where can I buy bear pepper spray? You can purchase bear pepper spray from most sporting goods stores in Montana, Wyoming, and Idaho, as well as retailers on the Internet. The bear spray cans are generally good for 2-3 seasons. After that, they should be replaced.
Also, make sure that the spray you are using is registered with the EPA for use against bears. There is a special formula for this and ordinary pepper spray is not recommended.
Carry on your belt so you'll always be ready or set it out at the camp so everyone has easy access to it. Some states now have hunting laws requiring possession of a defensive spray where bears are common. Check with your local authorities.