Magnificent elk — up close

While driving from Yellowstone to the Tetons the other day, we saw a lot of cars pulled over on the road, and that can only mean one thing — wildlife near by.

and this was what everyone gawking at…

Elk in Yellowstone Lake

Elk in Yellowstone Lake

Don’t you think carrying around that much extra bone on the top of your head would give you neck strain?

Elk in Yellowstone Lake

big Boy’s little brother was just a few feet away chewing down on lunch

Elk in Yellowstone Lake

4 thoughts on “Magnificent elk — up close

    • It sure was. Too bad there were all those branches between him and me — but on the other hand, they were good insurance protection too.

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