|Released||4 January 2001 (Update)|
|Examine||Eek! A bear!|
|Respawn time||50 ticks (30 seconds)|
|Slayer XP||25 xp|
Black bears are large monsters that can be found in forests and are the weaker, non-aggressive cousins of the aggressive grizzly bear.
Despite their non-aggression, they can pose a threat to newer players who accidentally attack them, although safespots can usually be found for rangers and mages.
Locations[edit | edit source]
|Varrock south-east mine||19||1||Maplink|
|South-east of Gu'Tanoth||19||1||Maplink|
|Outside of the Mind Altar||19||4||Maplink|
|East of the Farming Guild||19||2||Maplink|
|North-east of the Observatory||19||2||Maplink|
Drops[edit | edit source]
The following drop rates are provided by Jagex, unless otherwise specified.
The average Black bear kill is worth 653.53.
100%[edit | edit source]
|Raw bear meat||1||Always||374||0|
Tertiary[edit | edit source]
|Bear ribs(m)||1||Always[d 1]||Not sold||N/A|
|Ensouled bear head(m)||1||1/25||835||156|
|Clue scroll (beginner)||1||1/90||Not sold||12|
- Bear ribs are only dropped during Rag and Bone Man I.
Changes[edit | edit source]
|18 October 2006
The NPC was renamed from "Bear" to "Black bear".
Gallery (historical)[edit | edit source]
|29 March 2004 –
18 October 2006
|18 October 2006 –|