Tag: moose

  • Park Rangers Record First-Ever Moose Sighting in Mount Rainier: LOOK

    Park Rangers Record First-Ever Moose Sighting in Mount Rainier: LOOK

    The largest of the deer family, moose can be found all across the northern forests of North America. Their habitat, however, generally doesn’t include Washington. While some roam the forests of northern states like Idaho, Montana, and Maine, their numbers are far larger in the colder environments of Canada and…

  • Moose Compilation Video Shows Them Going on Rampages: WATCH

    Moose Compilation Video Shows Them Going on Rampages: WATCH

    In this video compilation posted to Facebook, we see a series of moose who are agitated taking their anger out on unsuspecting—and occasionally suspecting—pedestrians. The first encounter shows a moose charging toward a man on a snowy road before veering out of the way at the last second. The next…

  • Cyclist Barely Misses Moose Following on Alaskan Bike Path: VIDEO

    Cyclist Barely Misses Moose Following on Alaskan Bike Path: VIDEO

    With its breathtaking scenery and unique flora and fauna, Alaska is a top bucket list item for outdoorsmen all over the world. Many of the animals that call The Last Frontier home are endemic to the state as well, meaning they cannot be found anywhere else on Earth. Alaska is…

  • Study Says Culling Wolves and Bears Won’t Make for Better Moose Hunting

    Study Says Culling Wolves and Bears Won’t Make for Better Moose Hunting

    For decades, Alaska wildlife officials have implemented predator control programs that allow hunters to harvest more wolves and bears throughout the state. The belief is that culling these animals will allow for better moose hunting opportunities, but one group of researchers has concluded otherwise. Earlier this month, a team of…

  • PHOTO: Skier Approaches Moose Stuck in Deep Snow in Canada

    PHOTO: Skier Approaches Moose Stuck in Deep Snow in Canada

    A Canadian skier was witness to a very unusual sight recently as they came upon a moose that was stuck deep within the mountain snow. The area where the skier spotted the animal is an extremely remote skiing area. However, outdoor lovers like to flock to the area which is…

  • Moose Rescued After Getting Trapped in Alaska Home’s Basement

    Moose Rescued After Getting Trapped in Alaska Home’s Basement

    Firefighters in Alaska successfully rescued a moose that unwittingly crashed through a window and wound up stuck in the basement of a home. Gunnar Romatz with the Kenai Peninsula Fire Department led the mission after residents found the animal standing in one of their lower-level rooms in the town of…

  • Hunter Faces Charges, Fines for Using Decoy Moose

    Hunter Faces Charges, Fines for Using Decoy Moose

    A Canadian hunter is facing massive fines and even a few charges after a decoy operation in the Northwest region of Ontario. According to reports, the hunter fired at a decoy moose placed in a high-traffic vicinity. The decoy was part of a more extensive operation intended to pinpoint unsafe…

  • WATCH: Snowmobilers Rescue Moose Trapped Deep in Snow

    WATCH: Snowmobilers Rescue Moose Trapped Deep in Snow

    A group of brave Canadian snowmobilers stepped in to rescue a trapped moose that found itself stuck in a potentially deadly tree well along the path. The harrowing video shows the moment the snowmobilers find the massive animal buried deep in the snow. The moose was buried so deep that…

  • WATCH: Mama Moose Fearlessly Protects Calves Against Wolves

    WATCH: Mama Moose Fearlessly Protects Calves Against Wolves

    In this incredible clip originally posted eight years ago, a moose valiantly defends her calf, but most likely meets her untimely end offscreen. The video starts out rather innocently, with the moose and her calf alone in the Swedish wilderness. The mama moose stands at a salt lick, but then,…

  • Moose Wandering Through Salt Lake City Relocated

    Moose Wandering Through Salt Lake City Relocated

    According to the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, officials have relocated a young moose after it was spotted roaming around Salt Lake City over multiple days. Per reports from the department, people saw the moose in the Avenues neighborhood of the Utah city. On Friday, DWR biologists found the animal…

  • Moose Spotted in New Mexico in Extremely Rare Sighting

    Moose Spotted in New Mexico in Extremely Rare Sighting

    There’s a moose on the loose roaming around New Mexico, officials say. The young bull moose is seen in video footage. Moving around a field, looking perfectly at home in the unusual setting. The New Mexico Department of Game and Fish notes that this young moose is very likely the…

  • Man Frees Moose From Barbed Wire Fence, Immediately Gets Attacked: VIDEO

    Man Frees Moose From Barbed Wire Fence, Immediately Gets Attacked: VIDEO

    A good Samaritan who stumbled upon a young moose tangled in a barbed wire fence learned the hard way that no good deed goes unpunished. YouTube user James Bosely noticed the animal extremely wound in the sharp barbs as he was walking down a secluded dirt road. The moose, a…

  • Ski Resort Captures Awesome Video of Moose on Snow Cam: VIDEO

    Ski Resort Captures Awesome Video of Moose on Snow Cam: VIDEO

    Ski season may not be officially open yet, but that hasn’t stopped a couple of brazen moose from hitting the slopes. The Snowbasin Ski Resort in Utah recently received a couple of early-season snow storms that blanketed the mountain with fresh snow and powder. As a result, residents all over…

  • Moronic Tourist Kicked by Moose After Trying To Take Selfie

    Moronic Tourist Kicked by Moose After Trying To Take Selfie

    A Russian tourist learned a pretty tough life lesson after being kicked by a moose while attempting to take a selfie in a national park. A resurfaced video from 2021 shows the seconds leading up to the rough moose encounter. In the clip, a group of people crowded the animal…

  • Illegal Moose Shooting Under Investigation by Idaho Wildlife Officers

    Illegal Moose Shooting Under Investigation by Idaho Wildlife Officers

    Idaho Fish and Game conservation officials are asking for the public’s help regarding the illegal shooting of a bull moose. This killing, the Fish and Game offers note occurred about a mile from the Cabin creek area. The moose was found dead by the officials late last week on October…

  • This Pic of a Huge Moose Near Denali Is the Most Majestic Thing You’ll See All Week

    This Pic of a Huge Moose Near Denali Is the Most Majestic Thing You’ll See All Week

    Seeking a sense of the sublime this fall morning? Look no further. The following photo, which captures a massive moose backed by the beauty of Denali National Park’s mountains, will be the most majestic thing you’ll see all week. Check it out. Despite the grandeur of Denali’s mighty snow-covered mountains,…

  • Moose on the Loose in South Dakota City Avoids Capture for a Week

    Moose on the Loose in South Dakota City Avoids Capture for a Week

    A moose is on the loose in Rapid City, South Dakota, and she’s been leading residents and officials on a wild, weeklong chase. The cow moose seemingly came out of nowhere, and no one can quite figure out how or why she’s laid roots in Rapid City. Mike Klosowski, a…

  • Maine Moose Face a Serious Threat This Winter, And It Isn’t Hunters

    Maine Moose Face a Serious Threat This Winter, And It Isn’t Hunters

    A shorter winter season in Maine’s woodlands has created a big problem for the moose population, as ticks are active during warmer weather. These ticks last year killed nearly 90% of Maine moose calves, Nasdaq.com reports. The state of Maine is currently investigating a non-traditional solution to the issue climate…

  • Hikers Film Moose Crossing Grand Teton National Par River at Sunrise, And It’s Absolutely Majestic

    Hikers Film Moose Crossing Grand Teton National Par River at Sunrise, And It’s Absolutely Majestic

    Recently, a group of hikers at Grand Teton National Park caught a glimpse of a majestic moment as a moose crossed a river at sunrise. The gorgeously lit mountains tower in the background as if set down to be the perfect backdrop. It’s no doubt a once-in-a-lifetime moment as the…

  • LOOK: Grand Teton National Park Gives Intense Reminder to Keep Away From Moose

    LOOK: Grand Teton National Park Gives Intense Reminder to Keep Away From Moose

    With so many reports of visitors approaching national park wildlife this summer, the Grand Tetons thought it best to elicit a crucial reminder to stay away from moose, especially while they’re in rut.  On Instagram, the park shared a close-up of a giant bull, reminding folks that the only time…

  • WATCH: Colorado Moose Destroys Tree While Trying to Scratch an Itch

    WATCH: Colorado Moose Destroys Tree While Trying to Scratch an Itch

    A moose in Steamboat Springs, Colorado was caught on video scratching an itch and destroying a tree in the process. In the viral clip, the animal stands outside of a home and rubs its antlers against tree branches. The tree violently shakes and dispenses leaves across the yard. David Dietrich…

  • Idiot Tourists Risk Getting Trucked by Huge Moose for a Photo at Grand Teton National Park: VIDEO

    Idiot Tourists Risk Getting Trucked by Huge Moose for a Photo at Grand Teton National Park: VIDEO

    The largest members of the deer family, the moose of Grand Teton National Park are around six feet tall at the shoulder and, on average, weigh more than 1,000 pounds. Males grow massive horns that can span up to six feet across and both males and females can run at…

  • WATCH: Moose Invades the Pitch at Wyoming Youth Soccer Game

    WATCH: Moose Invades the Pitch at Wyoming Youth Soccer Game

    A youth soccer team in Jackson Hole, Wyoming was forced to put their game on pause when a large moose came charging onto the pitch. Footage sees the antler-bedecked beast trotting behind the net with one of the children’s parents narrating the entire counter before the clip cuts. As Unofficial…

  • Giant Bull Moose Comes Within Inches of Terrified Hiker Hiding Behind Tree: VIDEO

    Giant Bull Moose Comes Within Inches of Terrified Hiker Hiding Behind Tree: VIDEO

    A hiker is counting their blessings following a white-knuckle moment with a bull moose. While some might think coming face-to-face with a bear or a mountain lion is one of the most terrifying things that can happen to you while on a trail, this hiker might say otherwise. According to…

  • WATCH: Bull Moose in Rut Tumbles into Truck Bed During Violent Battle With Competitor

    WATCH: Bull Moose in Rut Tumbles into Truck Bed During Violent Battle With Competitor

    Recently, one Colorado teenager caught a wild video of a couple of bull moose stuck in a battle of a lifetime as they fight head to head. The battle becomes so intense, in fact, that the massive animals end up tumbling towards a pickup truck…one of the fighting moose landing…