Back to Water
Season 3, Episode 4
Vital statistics
Air date July 30, 1999
June 9, 1999 (Reruns during Playhouse Disney's Premiere Marathon)
Written by Claudia Silver
Lindsey Aikens (Script Supervisor)
Andy Yerkes (Producer)
Directed by Dean Gordon
Chuck Vinson (Associate Director)
Richie Wirth (Technical Director)
Peter Hefter (Audio Engineer)
Keith Conod (Utility)
Adam Matalon (Electrician)
Pat Minietta (Camera Operator)
Robert J. Lory (Booth P.A.)
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Back to Water is the 4th episode of Season 3, 94th episode overall.


Bear and his friends are interacting with Water in this episode --- be it real or imaginary. Ojo, for example; made a glass of water that never got the sink turned off or turned on, and Bear remains Ojo for filling more glasses of water that kept pouring in and Bear enters the living room talking about Water; a song and brief kids in the segment. After the segment, He finds Pip and Pop in the living room, trying to make a boat made of pillows, and Bear turns out it was a couch, and Bear asks Pip and Pop if the couch did not drift off to sea; unless it will fall off the edge, and Bear explains more water about finding Shadow with a special song, and asks Shadow about Water, then Shadow tells Bear a story where Christopher Columbus discovered the Indians in 1492, the episode "Bear's Secret Cave" is replaced. Bear finds Treelo in the kitchen, about the day at The Otter Pond, and Bear turns out his boots were dirty, and Treelo needs to let the boots dry off, and Bear can asks everyone to take Treelo for a bath. The song is short. When bath time is done, Bear rushes in to find Luna at night explaining about Water in this episode.

3x04 - Back to Water Title Card

Other LanguagesEdit

Bear's Sense of Smell Edit

Bath Plug


Back to Water (Credits)

Water (Back to Water)



Shadow's Appearance Edit

Guy and Horse on Yellow Rooftop

Downstairs Hallway with Guy and his Horse on Yellow Rooftop Portrait

Columbia TriStar and Disney DVD ReleaseEdit

Disney Junior DVD Releases Edit

Notes Edit

  • The dog in the Shadow Projects logo makes a "gulp gulp" sound for drinking water in the closing credits.
  • This is the first episode Chuck Vinson becomes an Associate Director.

Quotes Edit


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