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Learn How to Skin a Bear in the Backcountry the Right Way [VIDEO]

Learn how to skin a bear efficiently in the woods by watching this video.

Brought to you by MeatEater, this video shows how to skin a bear while in the backcountry.

If you think you already know how to skin a bear, watch this and become an even more accomplished skinner.

One of the hardest parts about skinning a bear is getting around the paws. As they demonstrated in the video, the best way is to remove the hide close to the paw, then break the wrist joint.

Once the hide is removed from the body and legs, continue to skin around the nose and the rest of the hide will, “come off like a sock.”

Now that you’ve seen it done, take what you’ve learned here and teach your friends how to skin a bear in the woods.

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Learn How to Skin a Bear in the Backcountry the Right Way [VIDEO]