Off the Grid  Retirement at our remote log cabin in Colorado

Thursday, December 08, 2016

Early Morning Elk - Try 2

Posted by: Rick

My first attempt at this post did not show the video. Here it is again.

The other day there was a huge herd of elk in our meadow. Most were behind the game camera we have set up to take video. But, three cow elk wandered into the middle of the meadow where we have a bale of hay for an early morning snack. The video camera caught them gnawing away. You can see the light on in the kitchen. You can even see me walk by the window early in the video. When I opened the curtains in our dining area, it spooked these elk and they ran. That spooked the entire herd and they all ran up to the road and along the road to the south. We wonder if this is the same herd with the "big boy"? (Photo at the bottom of this post.)

Here is the video:

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