These elk were moving from a safe haven of private land towards the mountains and hoping to become wild again. Is is about time. A herd of about 90 elk spent hunting season on a ranch with no hunting access. I have been watching the herd and am thrilled that they are moving back to the wild.
Taken west of Victor, Montana
Canon EOS 7D, 1/1000s, f/8.0, ISO: 200