Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Colorado Elk Rut - Rocky Mountain National Park

Uploaded on Sep 22, 2010
September 22, 2010 - Bull elk bugling less than a mile inside Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park, Colorado. Though we stayed on the road, at our vehicle for the duration of this video, this bull decided to charge me and our car.

Live from the Yellowstone Elk Rut 2009

Yellowstone Elk Bugling

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© Paul Chalfant, All Rights Reserved. During the autumn rut, bull elk become very unpredictable and easily agitated. This video demonstrates why it is not wise to stop too close to elk even if you stay in your vehicle.