Check Out This Monster Bull Elk – World Record? O. ohiohunter. Today, the Plute Bull is the second largest typical elk behind a bull elk hunted in Arizona’s White Mountains by cattle rancher Alonzo Winters. Montana Hunting and Fishing: Pending New World Record Elk … Looks like Compass West has some really great hunting area. Only about 36 inches separate the No. Still, it was a top-tier elk round until 1936, when Winchester announced the Model 71 in .348. The rack/head hung in Tony’s Conoco for many years until it was moved to the Chamber in 1996. I thought the Record Elk was around 440 inch killed in Montana. John Plute, a hunter and bachelor who lived and worked in Crested Butte, shot this huge bull elk in 1899 in the Dark Canyon of Anthracite Creek, 12 miles west of Crested Butte with a 30-40 Krag rifle. I haven't hunted elk for some time, 15 years to be exact. Dinkshooter@work 26-Aug-16. Jan 13, 2015 - This Pin was discovered by Grayson Ickes. It’s a good thing he went back to get the rack in 1899, since it would end up being the No. The world record elk was shot in Dark Canyon, west of CB, in the early 1900s. The Plute Bull Elk display seems like it wants to speak to the museum's guests. Former World Record Typical Plute Bull Elk Antlers Sold at Auction for $121,000 —Below are excerpts about the Plute Bull taken from “Greatest Elk – The Complete Historical and Illustrated Record of North America’s Biggest Elk” composed by Roger Selner, our record-book expert. But its flat nose put it behind the Krag’s more efficient missile at a distance. Is that the one mentioned here? Discover (and save!) I think the John Plute Bull was about 442 inches taken in 1899 in Colorado. 480 x 360 jpeg 77kB. Plute Bull Elk Welcome Back Party 27 May, 2018. Forum Posts: 451. John Plute, a hunter and bachelor who lived and worked in Crested Butte, shot this huge bull elk in 1899 in the Dark Canyon of Anthracite Creek, 12 miles west of Crested Butte with a 30-40 Krag rifle. Conus_Reaper 26-Aug-16. The record setting elk was shot by John Plute in Dark Chasewild 26-Aug-16. Top. Bohunner 26 … According to local newspaper accounts, his rack was missing. It really does connect you to a different era, when Colorado miners like John Plute never thought about keeping elk antlers to hang on a wall, much less have them officially scored. The Plute Bull was shot in 1899 by John Plute and adorned the wall of Tony's Conoco from the 1970s until 1996. 437 inch Bull? The Plute Bull, formerly the World Record Typical Bull Elk as scored by Boone & Crockett and one of the most famous big game trophies ever taken, is being offered in an on-line only auction. The Plute Bull, formerly the World Record Typical Bull Elk as scored by Boone & Crockett and one of the most famous big game trophies ever taken, is being offered in an on-line only auction. Jun 1, 2017 - The Plute Bull, a former world record bull Elk taken in 1899, sold for $121,000 in October 2016. That's a decent one. In late September, antlers from Boone & Crockett's second largest bull elk, the Plute Bull, sold for $121,000 via online auction. Its 200-gr. However, unlike with whitetails and mule deer, there isn’t a huge score gap between the top typical and non-typical elk. In late September, antlers from Boone & Crockett's second largest bull elk, the Plute Bull, sold for $121,000 via online auction. I'll be able to get a good license. 1 typical bull elk in the world for a half-century. Posts: 671. ohio. I was over in Crested Butte today and stopped in the visitor's center. ryanrc 25-Aug-16. While walking the sidewalk we just happened upon this neat little museum and were compelled to … Pending World Record Bull Elk. A Crested Butte resident, Plute used a .30-40 Krag—almost surely either a Krag-Jorgensen service rifle or an 1895 Winchester. In the early 1990s, near Revelstoke, British Columbia, a certain bull elk with a massive set of antlers called the area home. 1 typical bull elk in the world for a half-century. Subscribe to the official Gunnison Crested Butte newsletter for blog updates. Also worth noting — the top non-typical entries are all fairly modern, as opposed to the typical entries. Browse thousands of auctions right now on HiBid.com. May 27, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm free « Spring Benefit Reggae Concert; Crested Butte Reunion Dinner » The world record elk was shot in Dark Canyon, west of CB, in the early 1900s. The former World Record Elk was killed here in 1899 by John Plute of Crested Butte. The elk beat the Plute Bull by a mere quarter inch, scoring 442 5/8 on the Boone and Crockett Club scale. Jaquomo 26-Aug-16. The Plute Bull, formerly the World Record Typical Bull Elk as scored by Boone & Crockett and one of the most famous big game trophies ever taken, is being offered in an on-line only auction. The area where the Plute bull was taken is north of the San Juans. The rack/head hung in Tony’s Conoco for many years until it READ MORE . He gave the horns to John Rozich who later gave them to his stepson Ed Rozman. Find one-of-a-kind Art, rare Antiques, vintage Collectibles, hard-to-find Coins, Jewelry, Computers & Consumer Electronics, Estate & Personal Property, Cars & Trucks, Toys and more. It really does connect you to a different era, when Colorado miners like John Plute never thought about keeping elk antlers to hang on a wall, much less have them officially scored. Moving on to the non-typical category, we find ourselves looking at some truly giant bull elk. Elk hunters have used ’em since 1902, when the .33 Winchester appeared in the fine Browning-designed Model 1886. There is a small museum in Crested Butte’s downtown and you could easily drive past it. The glory days of elk hunting appeared to be long gone, after all, …or were they? It’s a good thing he went back to get the rack in 1899, since it would end up being the No. THE PLUTE BULL--Former World Record Elk Mount & collectibles. World Record Typical SCI Elk from Idaho, Idaho | HuntDrop. It was Ed and Tony Rozman who first made the effort in 1955 to bring recognition to the rack. LINK 26-Aug-16. It's big to say the least. | Montana Hunting and Fishing. WapitiBob 25-Aug-16. 359 x 447 png 323kB. Contributors to this thread: Huntcell 25-Aug-16. Plute Bull Elk Welcome Back Party. They had the John Plute Bull, which stood as the world record for nearly a century. sportsmensaccess.blogspot.com . sfiremedic 25-Aug-16. Campfire Regular . And thanks to the massive bull … APauls 26-Aug-16. Register Log In Home Forums Elk Hunting need help finding an affordable cow elk hunt: Forums User List Calendar Active Threads Forum Help: Previous Thread: Next Thread : Print Thread: Hop To : Page 1 of 2 : 1: 2: need help finding an affordable cow elk hunt #2719484 01/11/09: Joined: Dec 2005. I've known about the bull and the story for a long time. Since 1999, Adams has arrowed five massive bull elk, including the Pope & Young Club world-record typical wapiti, a 409 2/8 inch Montana elk taken in 2000. hamburgerfries.blogspot.com. I saw that bull a long time ago at a Sportmans expo in Denver. O. ohiohunter OP. 500 x 375 jpeg 100kB. We have been working to get it back for years and it is finally happening. Among the most storied elk is the bull shot by mountain man John Plute in the Dark Canyon of Colorado’s Anthracite Creek in 1899. So do we! In 1899, coal miner John Plute rode into the mountains surrounding Crested Butte, Colorado, and went hunting. Elk. Huck Riley. Offline. TC 26-Aug-16. He gave the antlers to John Rozich who later gave them to his stepson Ed Rozman. Buy At Auction. In 1995, the elk hunting world shook once more when an antler buyer purchased a head that he had seen in the back of a pickup truck. your own Pins on Pinterest February 3, 2017 7:42 am. Quote . OP. wyliecoyote 26-Aug-16. It really does connect you to a different era, when Colorado miners like John Plute never thought about keeping elk antlers to hang on a wall, much less have them officially scored. The Plute bull was the World Record for over 30 years, and many thought that it would never be beaten. THE PLUTE BULL--former World Record Typical Elk, McDonald Mfg. 30-40 Krag and John Plute Bull. Lucas 26-Aug-16. Join in minutes and bid in seconds today on HiBid.com. Member Since: January 19, 2017. It's a good thing he went back to get the rack in 1899, since it would end up being the No. 1. Former World Record Typical Plute Bull Elk Antlers Sold at Auction for $121,000—Below are excerpts about the Plute Bull taken from “Greatest Elk – The Complete World Record Elk Antlers Sold for $121,000 - Hunting and Fishing News & Blog Articles - HuntPost ® THE PLUTE BULL--Former World Record Elk Mount & collectibles by United Country Colorado Brokers, Inc. Online Auction in Wednesday. WACA Member. bullet at 2,200 fps struck a mighty blow, upstaging the .30-30. Stay Connected! Bou'bound 25-Aug-16. orionsbrother 25-Aug-16. Residents and conservation officers knew of his existence, and most everyone let him be until his body was found washed up on a boat launch. … I'm more of a deer and antelope guy but I do have 15 preference points for elk though so maybe sometime. Jaquomo 26-Aug-16. huntdrop.com. 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