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The Brown Bear Distribution Inc.

We are a second generation family-owned company established in 1973.

For 28 years, we have operated a retail business under the name The Brown Bear in Westport and Kingston Ontario and sold Canadian made gifts and Canadian Art that shipped around the world.

On this website you can find all of our products listed in one location for your convenience. Our goal is to "provide the best quality products, and an amazing shopping experience".

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Health & Wellness
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For the Outdoors
Shop our products from our websites Canadian Great Outdoors, Nils Master Lures and NEOS Overshoes.
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Authentic Canadian Quality Craftsmanship
Shop our products from our websites Moccasins Canada and Leather-Moccasins.
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Business Hours

Westport, Ontario, Canada


Phone: 855-273-2181
Mon - Fri: 9am - 2pm

New In the shop

Women's 13" Leather Mukluks
Regular price $380.95

Laurentian Chief LogoLaurentian Chief Amerindian footwear by Eugene Cloutier are inspired by the footwear worn by Aboriginal and Amerindian tribes. Each of the footwear made by Laurentian Chief is hand-finished with the utmost care to ensure consistent quality and a special attention to details that makes the reputation of Eugene Cloutier’s products.

Fabricated in Quebec, Canada, Laurentian Chief moccasins, slippers and mukluks are first and foremost distinguished by their high quality. Each model is realized according to ancestral Amerindian traditions, and stands out with a remarkable attention to detail and know-how passed down for generations.

Their experienced craftsmen ensure that every component, from moose hide leather to suede, sheepskin and hand sewn beads, meet strict standards of quality and design. The result is a product of unmistakable quality and durability that has made Eugene Cloutier famous throughout Canada with their Laurentian Chief brand Amerindian footwear.

We gladly accept returns of unworn merchandise purchased from for a refund or exchange within 30 days of original purchase. Please note customer pays postage for the return. The Brown Bear covers the shipping for the replacement item. For more information please visit our returns page.*

*Some exclusions apply on personal use items - please see return tabs on individual product page.

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Fringed Moccasins

Enjoy traditional style with the best comfort available. These women's or men's authentic ankle high moccasin boots are like wearing your moccasin slippers outside. They are handmade from genuine moose hide leather in a Maple Tan color.

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