Mother bear saves hiker from mountain lion
Mother bear saves hiker from mountain lion, Bear Saves Hiker From Cougar In Butte County, When Bob Biggs is attacked from behind by a big cat, he's rescued by a surprising hero. A 69-year-old local man says he has been hiking for decades. But on one recent outing along the Feather River in Butte County, a mountain lion pounced on him and knocked him to the ground. He survived the incident, he says, all thanks to a very unlikely hero.