Bugling, battling bull elk a sure sign of fall
It can be heard across the forests and meadows of Washington and many other states at only one time of year. It’s a true call of the wild, the bugling that bull elk do every ... antlers are fully formed. When that happens, the velvet dries up and falls ...
Pennsylvania's elk hunt brings unique opportunity to take record-size bulls
“Most people, if they saw a bull that scored over 350 inches of antler, would say that's definitely a shooter. If it goes 380, that's really big. And if you get to 400 inches, that's just sick,” said Banfield. “But every year, we get one or two ...
Putting the clamp on antler gatherers
When he sets it down to peer through the binocs, the dogs try to slink off with it. Miller, who collects shed antlers every year ... do hikers or mountain bikers, so the state wildlife commission shut down antler gathering. But that ban could end up ...
Elk antlers attract collectors
GARDINER - For John Clawson, finding an elk antler ... to knock off antlers, and attempts to shoot antlers free. Poachers at Yellowstone often find antlers by day, sneak them out by night. Some stow away antlers for pickup later in the year, Helms says.
For five years ... off that one but gave up on the frozen hide, too much violence in one place already. Up out of the draw Roper counted a dozen carcasses if you included the one in the water. None had the antlers with the cheater horn, they weren't "his" elk.