Bear Chases Mountain Biker (Real Or Fake?)

So, you’re going for a nice ride along some forested double track when you catch a glimpse of something moving through the trees. You take a second glance and …

Time to put the hammer down! A bear can run about 30 miles per hour. How fast can you ride?

Many people have commented that this video is fake, and it does look pretty fishy. Regardless, it’s pretty amusing. What do you think? Tell us in the comments below.

Sean McCoy

Editorial Director Sean McCoy is a life-long outdoorsman who grew up hunting and fishing central Wisconsin forests and lakes. He joined GearJunkie after a 10-year stint as a newspaperman in the Caribbean, where he learned sailing and wooden-boat repair. Based in GearJunkie's Denver office, McCoy is an avid trail runner, camper, hunter, angler, mountain biker, skier, and beer tester.