This bull elk was shot up the North Fork, out of Cody Wyoming in 2007. He gross scores 421,
but after a deduction for his seventh tine he drops down to 401. He is 3/8
inch short on the one tine to be non typical.
Today's headlines read, "Hunter Dies of Heart Attack!"
I don't know how many times I have seen that headline in the past 16 years that I have lived in Colorado.
I moved here in 1994 via the U.S. Army to Ft. Carson, Colorado. The "Mountain Post" as it is sometimes called.
When I arrived here, in pretty good shape, the unit told me that I could not participate in P.T. (physical training) for at least 30 days. Now, I had just come from an overseas tour in Korea and was stationed in the...