02/07/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

World Record Elk, "The Spider Bull," Killed By Denny Austan

Rumors have been flying this fall about a new world record elk shot down in Utah, and now, the world's record keeper, the Boone and Crockett Club, has confirmed it.

On September 30, Denny Austad of Ammon, Idaho, downed the monster bull while hunting on public land in the Fishlake National Forest in south-central Utah.

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