Page 2 of 3 FirstFirst 123 LastLast
Results 11 to 20 of 21

Thread: Albino Elk

  1. #11
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Kamas, Utah
    Posts
    1,292
    Thanks
    86
    Thanked 135 Times in 106 Posts
    Congratulations
    1
    Congratulated 66 Times in 9 Posts

    Didn't someone shoot a bull like that in Nevada last year? I thought I saw it in a hunting mag.
    Shoot STR8

  2. #12
    Super Moderator
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Reno Nv
    Posts
    4,901
    Thanks
    1,417
    Thanked 769 Times in 558 Posts
    Congratulations
    273
    Congratulated 100 Times in 16 Posts
    Not sure. I didn't see it if someone did. I wouldn't doubt it tho. They have been around for years

  3. #13
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    The Golden State
    Posts
    1,394
    Thanks
    34
    Thanked 75 Times in 75 Posts
    Congratulations
    3
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts
    Very unique.
    -NRA Life Member

  4. #14
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    San Jose, California
    Posts
    864
    Thanks
    157
    Thanked 158 Times in 116 Posts
    Congratulations
    10
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts
    Very cool looking. I thought at first it look similar to a caribou in color.

  5. #15
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    1,476
    Thanks
    135
    Thanked 231 Times in 178 Posts
    Congratulations
    71
    Congratulated 13 Times in 7 Posts
    are those actual native wild elk in nevada? doesnt the russian elk look just like that? thats awesome, makes you wonder if some farm elk were released or ascaped and bred or is that the real thing? very neat.

  6. #16
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Reno, Nv
    Posts
    1,911
    Thanks
    232
    Thanked 221 Times in 189 Posts
    Congratulations
    3
    Congratulated 15 Times in 9 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by ivorytip View Post
    are those actual native wild elk in nevada? doesnt the russian elk look just like that? thats awesome, makes you wonder if some farm elk were released or ascaped and bred or is that the real thing? very neat.
    As far as I know. We had a transplant from yellow stone or something quite a few years ago and I believe these are native. A friend whacked a pretty white bull this past year:
    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	ImageUploadedByTapatalk1363994633.860092.jpg 
Views:	43 
Size:	100.0 KB 
ID:	5326

    This bull was a transplant and was 13 years old.


    Sent from my iPhone using tapatalk
    2013 spyder turbo, 70lbs black out and 2013 pse omen max 60# stormy hardwoods green
    Limbdriver Pro V, Tight spot quiver, Single pin Hogg Father, Fuse carbon blade.
    Scott longhorn 3, Easton FMJ's

    AKA: Velvet Feather

  7. #17
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    1,476
    Thanks
    135
    Thanked 231 Times in 178 Posts
    Congratulations
    71
    Congratulated 13 Times in 7 Posts
    huh, thats cool/ 13 years ? those tops are still swords, very nice bull.

  8. #18
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    May 2012
    Location
    Reno, Nv
    Posts
    1,911
    Thanks
    232
    Thanked 221 Times in 189 Posts
    Congratulations
    3
    Congratulated 15 Times in 9 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by ivorytip View Post
    huh, thats cool/ 13 years ? those tops are still swords, very nice bull.
    Yep, 13 years old. That's a old bull. Imagine his size in his prime?


    Sent from my iPhone using tapatalk
    2013 spyder turbo, 70lbs black out and 2013 pse omen max 60# stormy hardwoods green
    Limbdriver Pro V, Tight spot quiver, Single pin Hogg Father, Fuse carbon blade.
    Scott longhorn 3, Easton FMJ's

    AKA: Velvet Feather

  9. #19
    Super Moderator
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Location
    Reno Nv
    Posts
    4,901
    Thanks
    1,417
    Thanked 769 Times in 558 Posts
    Congratulations
    273
    Congratulated 100 Times in 16 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by ivorytip View Post
    are those actual native wild elk in nevada? doesnt the russian elk look just like that? thats awesome, makes you wonder if some farm elk were released or ascaped and bred or is that the real thing? very neat.
    Never heard of that. From what I've been told the Indians won't kill the white elk because they are in some way spiritual to them. So I would assume if that is true then they have been around for awhile.

  10. #20
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    129
    Thanks
    1
    Thanked 5 Times in 5 Posts
    Congratulations
    0
    Congratulated 0 Times in 0 Posts

    That's really cool, trophy bulls too! Thanks for posting.

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. Check out this albino bighorn
    By Drelk in forum Wildlife and Landscapes
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 05-13-2013, 09:50 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •