Welcome to Backwoods Black Bear Outfitters

It’s time to get your HUNT on!

Thank you for your interest in our Black Bear Hunts. We are a family owned and operated business specializing in Zones A & D. We are located a couple miles outside of Hayward WI in Sawyer County. Our crew of dependable guides are experienced and look forward to serving you. We offer Full service guided experiences dedicated to putting hunting enthusiasts on some of the best bear hunting that Wisconsin has to offer.

We will provide a pre-hunt barbeque and informational meeting the Tuesday night before opener for all hunters, giving everyone a chance to make new friends, ask questions, swap lies, and tell stories. Check out our rates page to see what a hunt with us all includes.

Quick Info
2019 Hunts

  • 6 day Fully Guided Hunt
  • Only 12 Spots for Week 1 in 2019
  • Hunt with the aid of Bait
  • Dates: Hunt Week 1: September 11 – 16, 2019


  • 5 day Fully Guided Hunt
  • Only 5 Spots for Week 2 in 2019
  • Dates: Hunt Week 2: September 18 – 22, 2019

**Additional days or later season dates will be on an individual basis and at the discretion of the guides.

For more information on hunting Black Bear in Wisconsin visit the Wisconsin DNR.

References available upon request.

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