A black bear strolled down a busy street in Whistler Village, British Columbia, as tourists looked on in amusement, a TikTok video shows.
Footage taken by Melissa Alves shows the bear walking past a crowd of people taking photographs. According to Alves, the bear walked towards Cow’s Ice Cream because it was likely attracted to the smell inside the shop.
“In this case, I think letting the bear pass through without scaring it was the safest thing to do,” Alves told Storyful. Credit: Melissa Alves via Storyful