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The Fabled Montropolis Is Found: Jackson Hole

Richard Bangs | Posted 09.08.2014 | Travel
Richard Bangs

After traveling to metropolises and micropolises (populations between 10,000 and 50,000) around the world, this place seems different, something evolved to a higher plane, but what?

Elk Killing Trial Ignites Emotions In Hippie Town

AP | SADIE GURMAN | Posted 05.30.2014 | Crime

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — In a stately neighborhood of Boulder, a city known as the Berkeley of the Rocky Mountains, a bull elk named "Big Boy" had beco...

I'm With Stupid: River-Changing, Liberal Wolves Kidnapped My Aunt

Todd Hartley | Posted 05.14.2014 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

Every time the British guy said the word "deer," the movie showed footage of elk. If the film's director doesn't know a deer from an elk, why should I trust him to get anything else right?

Fake Fights About Big Forces

Mary Ellen Hannibal | Posted 05.10.2014 | Green
Mary Ellen Hannibal

The rest of us don't need to have absolutes declared about nature. Is the predator absolutely the big force, or is the vegetation absolutely the big force? Wait a minute, maybe the hippos are the big force?

Cowboy Culture on Ted Turner's Ranch

Judith Fein | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Judith Fein

Photos by Paul Ross A month ago, if you mentioned "hunting" to me, I would turn blue, as though my oxygen supply had been cut off. Guns? Shooting inn...

WATCH: Elk Jumping On A Trampoline!

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 11.05.2013 | Green

For decades now, kids and adults alike have enjoyed the sheer enjoyment that comes from jumping on a trampoline ... but it turns out the fun factor is...

WATCH: Angry Elk Chases Motorcyclists

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.14.2013 | Green

When Heather Leigh and her boyfriend Glen decided to take a motorcycle ride through Montana, they were not expecting to be chased by an elk. Accor...

Dead Elk Gets Sweet Revenge On Hunter

AP | Posted 09.10.2013 | Weird News

VERNAL, Utah -- An elk slain in Utah had its last revenge when its antler punctured the neck of the hunter who'd brought him down. The Salt Lake Trib...

Our Beef Doesn't Burn: Ranchers Speak out Against Drilling Colorado's Thompson Divide

Zachary Podmore | Posted 06.25.2013 | Denver
Zachary Podmore

Melton is worried about proposed natural gas drilling in the Thompson Divide, which borders his property. He estimates that half of his business is done on leased national forest lands where he takes guests on rides through the summer and leads hunting trips in the fall.

Rock on

Mary Ellen Hannibal | Posted 06.25.2013 | Green
Mary Ellen Hannibal

The truly grand facade stares at you, timeless. But of course time is what makes it. As my observation telescoped and expanded to try and (unsuccessfully) comprehend, a raptor silhouette made a long, graceful stitch in the scene.

Big Boy The Elk's Vigil Attended By Hundreds

www.brobible.com | Posted 01.08.2013 | Weird News

On Sunday a vigil was held in Boulder, Colorado for Big Boy the elk. Big Boy was killed by a police officer when he wandered into the town. Apparently...

PHOTOS: America's Oldest Park In Winter

Cindy Ross | Posted 02.05.2013 | Travel
Cindy Ross

Lamar Valley is center stage for wildlife viewing and, on any given winter sunday, biologists and fans have spotting scopes set up along the road, which they'll generously share with visitors.

I'm With Stupid: The Real Mystery Meat in Your Veal Scallopini

Todd Hartley | Posted 12.26.2012 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

Some years ago, I read a story in the local paper about how 11 moose were killed in Colorado that hunting season by hunters who thought they were elk ...

Where's the Boar? In Search of Wild Game in NYC

Yuliya Neyman | Posted 05.01.2012 | Home
Yuliya Neyman

New York City lags behind its game-loving peers in the heartland and down south, where dishes like turtle stew make amphibious game into a delicacy.

No Crying Wolf In Yellowstone And Jackson Hole

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 05.14.2012 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

n the mid 1970s, there was talk about bringing back Yellowstone and the ecosystem's main predator, but it was complicated and politically charged.

PHOTOS: A Grizzly Drama In The Tetons

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 03.25.2012 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

"Kind of like a bear soap opera..."

WATCH: The Cataloochee Valley Social

Matt Brass | Posted 03.12.2012 | Travel
Matt Brass

A few historical structures dot the landscape here as reminders of the once thriving community. Due to it's relative solitude, no paved roads service the valley.

Trespass

Casey Anderson | Posted 11.23.2011 | Green
Casey Anderson

This past winter, in just 3 miles of fence line near my home in Montana, 6 elk, 4 deer, and a coyote died a traumatic death entangled in barbed wire.

Estes Park's Largest Elk Shot With Arrow, Left To Die Slow Death

KMGH Denver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

ESTES PARK, Colo. -- A $5,000 reward was offered Tuesday for the poacher who shot the star attraction of a recent "Elk Fest" in Estes Park....

Palin Hunts Reality

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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Two Bull Elk Die Near Glenwood Springs After Becoming Entangled In Barbed Wire During Fight

Glenwood Springs Post Independent | John Stroud | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado -- A pair of bull elk died after being entangled in a mess of barbed wire fencing up Four Mile near Oak Meadows early Monda...

Little Girl Befriends Elk

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CBS News reports on the growing friendship between a six-year-old girl and a two-month-old elk calf. WATCH: ...

Scott McInnis Says Charitable Donations Often Come

The Denver Post | Karen E. Crummy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Republican gubernatorial candidate Scott McInnis said Monday his charitable donations go to individuals down on their luck -- and the GOP. "The con...

Gray Wolves May Be Reappearing In Colorado

High Country News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Last April, in a narrow mountain valley in northwestern Colorado, Cristina Eisenberg was searching for scat. The diminutive, dark-haired biologist and...

Mule Deer Herds Threatened By Drilling In Piceance Basin

The Colorado Independent | David O. Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Stepped-up natural gas drilling in northwestern Colorado can ripple-effect Denver politics, where wrangling over new drilling regulations last week to...