I was out at Point Reyes yesterday and it was the first time this year I saw elk calves in the elk reserve/enclosure at Tomales Point. I saw elk calves at Drakes Beach about a month ago. The elk … Continue reading
At the end of my most recent day out at Point Reyes I did what I usually do, which is to drive out the Tomales Peninsula to the Pierce Point Ranch area to photograph the elk that move to the … Continue reading
I photographed this young calf two days ago at Point Reyes. I am used to seeing calves this young in late April, May and early June, not September.
This is one of two calves I photographed a couple of days ago in the elk preserve. The other was much smaller (and younger). It was also noticeably darker.
One thing I like to see when I’m watching young animals is when they have more pent up energy than they can hold and they run around for a minute. Sometimes they hop straight up in the air before they … Continue reading