Antelope

Antelope

The Pronghorn Antelope is a species found only in North America, the last living species from an ancient group of ungulate populations with forked horns that lived millions of years ago. The pronghorn is …

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Black Bear

Black Bear

A typical black bear is not always black but they also can be of other color from brown or cinnamon to blond. Male black bears weigh 180-250 pounds and occasionally they weigh up to 400 pounds …

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We’re just getting started!

Welcome to HuntTheWildWest.com! We are so excited to offer a safe and encouraging social media space for hunters big and small to archive their hunting photos and stories. The site is still in the final stages of production. Please as you look around the site, send your feedback to us. The more we hear from you, the better we can make the site for everyone.

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Bighorn Sheep

Bighorn Sheep

The Rocky Mountain Bighorn is the largest sheep in North America and can weigh as much as 300 pounds. A mature Rocky Mountain bighorn ram will generally weigh 200 pounds and in most cases even more….

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Cougar

Cougar

The Mountain Lion is referenced by a number of names with the most common being cougar. Outside of the United States and Canada the Mountain Lion is sometimes called panther and in Latin …

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Moose

Moose

The Shiras Moose has the smallest body and antlers of any North American moose and it is found in most all areas of western Montana. Moose prefer evergreen wooded areas with hills, swamps and openings bordering lakes and…

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Mountain Goat

Mountain Goat

Mountain Goats are found in the high mountain ranges of western Montana. This trophy is also called the Rocky Mountain goat, but that is a poor name because the bulk of its population is found west of the Rocky Mountains….

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Rocky Mountain Elk

Rocky Mountain Elk

The Rocky Mountain elk is found in all of western Montana and much of Central Montana. During the hot summer months, elk live fairly high in the mountains at elevations up to 10,000 feet and higher. In late fall, …

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Mule Deer

Mule Deer

Mule Deer are found in most of the western U.S. and they are found in every area of Montana. These deer are adaptable to a wide range of western habitat from prairie to alpine to semi-desert to desert, with a preference…

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