Young Guys

Last Thursday was the warmest day in our cold winter and Antelope island was peaceful without any breeze. It almost felt like autumn. When I saw young bisons running my first thought was how funny they run but later I changed my mind. They run smoothly in spite of their huge and heavy bodies. And […]

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Big Guys

Antelope Island is our state park, it’s also a home for bisons. We have up to 700 bisons on island. Two days ago I was on island hoping to see a coyote or burrowing owls, instead I saw a herd of bisons who were coming down the hill with their youngsters.      

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Young Guys

Young bisons are very obedient and always try to stay close to their mama but sometimes they break the rules and have a great time playing and running. Here is play time starts   and continues.   Running down the hill to join other bisons.   Stopped for a short conversation.   Playing heads.  

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Wild, Wild West

Every year at the end of October the cowboys and cowgirls come on Antelope Island to bring bisons to the coral where animals will be checked for health. We call this event Roundup.  

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