The ghost of the once ever present enormous California Grizzly Bear still haunts the landscape. The soul of this animal was here too long for its shadow to slip away. With the right kind of eyes you can still see the standing grizzly bear with a surreal calm face through the landscape that it was so well connected to. The face of the standing grizzly bear communicates an arsenal of mature passions and mastery of the surroundings; it was the lord of the landscape. Behind the casual expression lies enormous ferocity, e grizzly can be explosively surprising if it wishes.
In threatening circumstances the California grizzly bear stands its ground and will not retreat, it will not even look worried. Capable of so much, the grizzly bear reaches to its passions for a beautiful elegant solution that works, trusting its instincts, it is not a matter of thought or premeditation. It is an artist in its element.
Grizzly Republic surfboards are a shamanistic expression of the extinct native California Grizzly Bear. Custom Surfboards built for California waves.