It’s a busy day and it keeps getting interrupted. I am working. I am writing and mentally I am getting ready for the trip down the mountain. My brother keeps coming down to let me know he can see some elk. Can’t I just stop and look. No, I have to work, but take a picture and we’ll look at them later. He’s not loving the answer.
I am making this post so that perhaps he will know I am thinking of him as I work.
Elk drop their antlers every year. Once they are dropped they are called sheds. While they are growing they are tender and covered with a soft fur like covering to protect them as they grow. When they reach the point when they stop growing they itch the elk rubs off all the velvet. They look pretty shaggy for