While many preppers know the Glock 43 is a great concealed carry gun, do they know it can also be used for protection against bears? That’s right! The .380 caliber isn’t ideal, but it’ll do the trick.
I’m not just pulling this out of thin air either. In September of last year, two hikers were attacked by a black bear in Alaska on their way down Mount McKinley. Luckily one hiker was armed with a Glock 43 and shot at the attacking bear three times before it retreated (with no shots hitting). This might make you reconsider if you’re going to take your trusty Ruger LCR or Smith