Bear Dance on June 10-11th this year


The annual Bear Dance celebrations will be held as always on the weekend of the second Saturday in June - There will be at least $1000 pot for a double-elimination HandGame tournament on Saturday! Small $20 team entry fee.June 10th & 11th 2017 It will be a full moon Friday, so come early and help Comanche prepare the grounds if you can. Donations - food or money or labor - are needed more than ever this year! Contact Comanche for details.


Ron "Comanche" Morales,1101 Arnold Street, Susanville, CA 96130 phone: five-three-zero-two-five-seven-three-two-seven-five


Map to the site of the Bear Dance at Roxie Peconum Campground

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Photos from Bear dances through the years. . .

Recent Bear Dances:



Recent memories


Below,photos from 1957 to the early 70's. We often invited dancers from other traditions to share our Bear Dance celebrations, and to teach us dances from their traditions.