Bears, oh no!
When bears and bees get together, there is only one result: Bear 1, Bees 0. If you want to edit the score to favor your bees and equipment, you should consider bear fencing.
CO Division of Wildlife Fact Sheet
Building a Secure Bee Hive Enclosure–a really nice publication
More from Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks http://fwpiis.mt.gov/content/getItem.aspx?id=48893 with greater information on electricity requirements.
Have you experienced bear damage? Click here to find out more information on filing a game damage claim.