Posts in category Elk


Q & A: Elk Basics

If you’re an elk hunter or plan to eventually hunt the great wapiti, here are some elk basics that cover the animal’s origins, body language and the rut.

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What Do Elk Eat?

Elk eat trees, shrubs and other plant-based foods. They’re big fans of wild mushrooms and they love the licks. Licks, you say? Plus, any idea how many pounds of food an 800-pound elk eats in a day?


Top 10 Elk Facts

Do you know how many chambers an elk’s stomach has? And what purpose does the “old cow” serve? These answers, along with eight others, can by found among our top 10 elk facts.