I’ve been watching the Roosevelt Elk herd closely this last month. In particular, I’ve looked for the bull to see when he drops his antlers. He finally dropped them last week sometime.
He still looks pretty shaggy but he’ll lose all that scruffy winter fur and be sleek-looking before we know it.
Be courteous when hunting sheds. Always get permission from land owners before entering private property.
Read more about shed hunting in Oregon.