You may have remembered a handout that was originally posted on the GS2AC web site about Open Space District suggestions on what to do if you encounter a mountain lion in California and also what they recommend you to do if you are attacked. Of course they said “Weapons: Weapons of any kind are prohibited on preserves.” I sent it along to a great radio host, Brian Sussman, and he just had a ball with it. Click here to hear what Brian and Melanie Morgan had to say.
You may wonder about the title of this entry. I am a volunteer Hunter Safety Instructor and am well aware of the California laws that prohibit killing or even injuring a California Mountain Lion. The title is not recommending what to do to the beast, but rather what they can do to us. Read more »