How big is a 400 elk?

How big is a 400 elk?

400” Bull: G1= 20”, G2= 20”, G3= 20”, G4= 20, G5= 16”. Again, most 400” bulls will have 54” to 56” inch beams, and a spread of potentially more than 40 inches. This results in these point lengths totaling 397” to 400” plus!

Where is the largest trophy elk?

In 2018 Augustin Franco Macias harvested the largest Bull Elk ever taken at Broadmouth Canyon Ranch. The Bull scored an incredible 635 SCI points, and is one of the top 4 biggest Rocky Mountain Elk ever harvested.

What is a good elk bull to cow ratio?

These units have a 35/100 bull to cow ratio or higher, thus some bulls live to be older resulting in a higher density of trophy bulls. Most other units maintain a 25-35/100 ratio. She recommends 1, 22, 23, 3A and 3C as units with slightly higher success rates.

Which US state has the most elk?

Colorado is home to the largest elk population in the world. Currently, the majority of elk herds in the state are either at or near target levels.

Where is the best elk hunting in the US?

The Best Hunting States

  • Best Elk Hunting States:
  • Arizona. Arizona is a state that takes years and years to draw and when you do draw, the hunting will be very good.
  • Nevada. Nevada has some incredible elk and you can buy landowner permits.
  • Montana.
  • Wyoming.
  • Washington and California.
  • Colorado and New Mexico.
  • Oregon.

How old is a 6×6 bull elk?

Counting Points—Most mature bull elk are 6x6s. An elk’s first antlers are usually spikes. In good habitat, a bull may have a 5-point rack as a 2-1/2-year-old and then a small six-point rack as a 3-1/2-year-old. Its best antlers, however, usually come at age 9-1/2 to 12-1/2, so remember that not every 6×6 is a trophy.

Are cow elk easier to hunt?

Access is generally better for cow hunters than it is for bull hunters, and harvest rates for cows in many Western—and even some Midwestern—states are double that for bull elk. And if you can learn the country and the critter by hunting cows, then you will have an advantage if you ever draw a bull tag.”

How many bull elk stock photos are there?

See something you like? Save 25% when you use code SHARE25. 21,591 bull elk stock photos, vectors, and illustrations are available royalty-free.

What is the name of the elk in Yellowstone?

Bull Elk Amid Geyser Steam. A bull elk, or wapiti, stands in front of the steam from Firehole Lake, a geothermal feature in Yellowstone Park Bull Elk At Sunrise. Bull Elk Close-up, showing face

Where can I see a big bull elk in Wyoming?

Massive Bull Elk. A massive bull elk in his natural environment in the Rocky Mountain National Park Bull Elk and Cows. This image of the large bull elk with the two cows was taken in the Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming Big bull elk on prowl. During the rut Bugling Bull Elk.

What size elk should I Hunt?

For a truly monster elk, we recommend a 400″ class bull. Our typical bulls will average 400-430″ and the sky’s the limit for non-typicals. I have several non-typicals available each year over 600″. Silvertine kills more 400″ bulls than any other hunt ranch in Canada . . . . . and that NO BULL!