... It's fairly rare that any encounter with a bear can be called uninteresting.
A few years back, I got to go on a tour through Denali National Park, and saw, among other things, some grizzlies. I had a fancy camera and an image-stabilized 300mm lens, and even then, some of the best shots I could get were dinky:
(Yes, those are 'reduced' for web upload, but they were mostly cropped to size, not shrunk to size. I could have digitally enlarged them, but it wouldn't have made them any clearer.)