700 pounds (315 kg) (Tule elk: 400 lbs., Roosevelt’s elk: 900 lbs.)

The Roosevelt Elk is a large-sized kind of deer (class 8). and from a spike, about 120-130 lbs.

weight. of boned out meat.

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In my experience, Rocky Mountain Elk and Roosevelt Elk are very similar in their habits and actions; the main difference in hunting them is the habitat in which they reside. They live in the rain forests of the Pacific Northwest and were introduced to Alaska's Afognak and Raspberry islands in 1928. Antler-wise, Roosevelt Elk have smaller antlers generally speaking, but their antlers are often massive and can become crowned at the top. For the first 15 years of my elk hunting career, I was wading through the waist-deep brush of the Oregon Coast Range pursuing Roosevelt Elk with a bow in my hand. Bulls weigh 778 pounds (353 kg) and cows weigh 606 pounds (265 kg) on average . Supposedly, the Elk in Alaska are even bigger bodied! These animals have a random factor built into the max. This table shows the known maximum weights of all species in the game. Tule elk are the smallest sub-species of elk, weighing in at between 370 to 550 pounds (167 to 249 kg). There is a large difference between Rocky Mountain and Roosevelt elk as you already know Aron. I got nearly 250 pounds of boneless steaks, roasts, and ground meat from that …


Roosevelt elk have been reintroduced into Alaska, where the largest males are estimated to weigh up to 600 kg (1,300 lb). A calf weighs about 18 pounds …
DIVIDE 360 by .83 to get the field dressed weight of 433.7 pounds. A mature bull will weigh about a thousand pounds or more, while a cow will weigh about 600 pounds. Females average 500-525 pounds (225-240 kg).

The largest of the subspecies is the Roosevelt elk (C. c. roosevelti), found west of the Cascade Range in the U.S. states of California, Oregon and Washington, and in the Canadian province of British Columbia. Courtship and mating: Hudson and Haigh described elk as polygynous, whereas other reviewers described them as polygamous [221,344]. Species Detail - Rocky Mountain Elk DESCRIPTION Smaller than the Roosevelt elk, and somewhat lighter in weight than the Manitoba elk although similar in size. A mature Roosevelt Elk will weight 150-200 pounds more than a Rocky Mountain Elk. Tule and Roosevelt elk bulls and cows weigh an average of 400 lbs. To estimate the boneless meat yield then multiply the field dressed weight by by .50 to get 216.9 pounds of boneless meat. I mainly stalk (walk around looking for tracks) and I can say with my nearly 300 hours of game play, I have only encountered two (2) elk that were at max body weight range (which you need in combination with max difficulty) to … Features:Roosevelt elk are one of two subspecies of elk found in Oregon, with an estimated population of 59,000 in the state.

From a mature Rocky Mountain bull I expect to get around 200 lbs. Joined: Dec 2008. They are characterized by their dark and bulky necks and the bulls often have large, branching antlers. Bulls stand about five feet (1.5 m) at the shoulder and average 700 pounds (320 kg). "Maximum" scores can best be seen here in the Animal Scoring History. Re: Average elk weight... [ Re: Ruger # 1 ] #3289845 09/09/09. IME, for RM elk, average cow will run 350-550, average bull run 500-750. a really big cow will be 550-600, a really big bull will go 800-900. 5 feet (1.5 m) at the shoulder; 8 feet (2.4 m) from nose to tail It can be hunted in the Layton Lake District. Roosevelt Elk This is the largest of the elk species. 5) An Elk Stomach Has Chambers An elk's stomach has four chambers; the first stores food, and the other three digest it. From a raghorn, about 160 lbs. and 600 lbs., respectively. The Roosevelt elk (Cervus canadensis roosevelti), also known as Olympic elk, is the largest of the four surviving subspecies of elk in North America. Adult female elk (cows) weigh about 80% of adult male (bull) weight . and 900 lbs., and 300 lbs.

The max weight given is the calculation basis, but there can be heavier animals.

First, Roosevelt Elk are bigger bodied than their Rocky Mountain counterparts. The Roosevelt elk is the largest elk, and these enormous deer weighs between 570 pounds and 1,100 pounds (258 to 498 kg). Also known as the Olympic elk, the Roosevelt elk is one of the largest deer species in North America and the largest subspecies of American Elk. “Rosies” are darker in color than other elk subspecies and the largest in terms of body size, with bulls generally weighing 700-1,100 pounds. Posts: 22,689.