20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
An Elk in Montana at Dawn

My husband and I got up early one morning while visiting Montana to see if we could find some Elk as the locals told us that morning was the best time before they climb up the mountains for the day. We happened upon this Elk who was peacefully eating some leaves.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Darby, Montana, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5200
Copyright: © Rachael Van Beukering