RMEF Funding Benefits Colorado Elk

It’s nice to see some of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s funding go toward local elk habitat and research needs. Funding Benefits Colorado Elk Habitat, Research MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation awarded $212,707 in grant funding for 16 habitat enhancement, research and hunting heritage projects in Colorado. Those projects benefit nearly 15,000 acres of …

Standing Up to a Warrior Elk #MeandMyHunt

It’s difficult to choose a favorite elk hunt because I’ve had many an adventure while pursuing them. I recently shared a story of my uncle’s “impactful” elk hunt and it makes me think of another that was nearly just that — Impact. While hunting elk to fill the freezer, a big slobbering bull nearly made …

An Impactful Elk Hunt — #MeandMyHunt

New Mexico Bull Elk Hunt

The part about hunting that non-hunters may not understand is that it isn’t about killing. It’s about life. It’s about sustenance. It’s about family. It’s about conservation of all things, including wildlife and human beings. I have so many favorite hunts that I cannot remember which one I would list at the top. They are …

Elk Hunting Opportunities Available in New Mexico

If you’re still looking for a way to fill the freezer, a New Mexico elk hunt might be right up your alley. Read below to learn how you can get an archery license. Late-season archery elk licenses available Oct. 25 SANTA FE – There will be 275 first-come, first-served late-season bull elk archery hunting licenses on …

Elk and Deer Herd Planning San Juan Mountains – Colorado

Colorado hunters are constantly discussing the management of elk and deer herds in their areas. However, it seems this discussion usually happens at camp or in the local coffee shop. If you’re one of these people, who has something to say about Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s management in your area, you need to start attending …

Youth Encouragement Elk Hunting Licenses

Hunting elk is a wildlife management tool which needs to be shared with the next generation. This year I’d like to present you with the challenge of taking a new hunter out in the woods. The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish (NMDGF) will soon begin the sale of their youth encouragement licenses. This …

RMEF Celebrates 33rd Anniversary

https://youtu.be/NpfA_vmTrVA MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is commemorating 33 years of carrying out its conservation mission to ensure the future of elk, other wildlife, their habitat and our hunting heritage. “We are deeply indebted to and grateful for men and women who had the foresight, energy and perseverance to establish this organization for the …

World Record Typical American Elk Receives Coveted Award

Chatfield, MN – Steve Felix of Seeley Lake, Montana has been awarded the coveted Pope & Young Club’s Ishi’ Award. This is the highest honor the Pope and Young Club can bestow upon a bowhunter. In 1962, the Pope and Young Club introduced the idea for a special bowhunting award, named in honor of Ishi …

RMEF 2017 World Elk Calling Championship

WHOOWHEE! The sound of bugling bulls gets elk hunters excited! Listen to this. Langley Claims 2017 World Elk Calling Championship MISSOULA, Mont.—Bryan Langley outdueled friendly rival Corey Jacobsen to claim first place in the professional division at the 2017 World Elk Calling Championships in Salt Lake City, Utah, presented by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation …