Bears are the biggest and the most fearsome predators of the snowy Russian north, but even for this solemn creature, nature often poses great danger. This is especially true when the bear is just a cub that desperately needs the protection of its strong and caring mother.

This little guy fell down from a really rough hill — and then desperately tried to climb its way back up the snowy slope. After a few failed attempts, the cub was finally able to reunite with its mother, who can now be proud of her little climber!