Canning Ranch: 0050.0586

RETURN FROM FIVE DAY TRIP HUNTING ON SHEEP CREEK. –

                Eneas Hogarth, Allan McBroom, Dr. Mittun, Jack Ellis and Charles West comprised a hunting party that made the trip in to Moose lake in the Sheep Creek district.  They were away five days and had a wonderfully interesting time camping and enjoying the scenery.  They were in quest of mountain sheep particularly, and report seeing a great quantity of game.  They brought home quite a fine elk head with a spread of 52 inches from tip to tip.  The animal took fright, plunged into the lake, and was drowned.  A raft was constructed and the elk was towed to shore.  They used pack horses to take in their supplies from the Canning ranch.

0050.0586: Canning Ranch

Five day hunting trip in to Moose Lake in the Sheep Creek district.

Medium:  Newspaper - Text
Date:  November 13, 1930
Pages:  1
Publisher:  Cranbrook Courier
Collection:  Columbia Basin Institute (0050)

Keywords:

hunting camping mountain sheep elk pack horses ranch

Subjects:

People arrow Canningarrow
People arrow Ellisarrow
People arrow Hogartharrow
People arrow McBroomarrow
People arrow Mittunarrow
People arrow Westarrow
Sports arrow Huntingarrow
Physical Features arrow Lakes arrow Moose Lakearrow
Physical Features arrow Creeks arrow Sheep Creekarrow
Transportation arrow Pack Trainsarrow
Natural History arrow Animals arrow Elkarrow
Natural History arrow Animals arrow Mountain Sheeparrow

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