Front Range BearsThe Front Range Bears is a social club for hirsute men and their admirers, headquartered in Denver, Colorado. The group originated in 1990 and was incorporated in 1993. Members of the Front Range Bears plan a variety of gatherings and events all year round where bears can come together and enjoy each other’s company. The Front Range Bears welcome all to sample our activities and gatherings.
The following individuals were instrumental in the formation of the Front Range Bears and considered the Founders of the Club:
Van Lynn Floyd
Joining in a Fraternal Bear Hug, five of the original Founding Members are pictured here in this 2008 Archive Photo. From left to right: Ron Triplett, John Griffin, Van Lynn Floyd (sitting), Steve Heyl, and Bear Sawkins. (Photo by Charles Vigil)