The Stone sheep
is found at the northern terminus of the Rocky Mountains and in adjacent smaller ranges, essentially the northern third of British Columbia and extending into Yukon.
If the approaching animal were a bull elk, or a Stone sheep
, that same heart would be racing just as fast.
Knowing that this was more of an exception than the rule, I quickly started to focus on my upcoming stone sheep
hunt, which was scheduled for the fall of 2012.
DEL BOY'S van, stone sheep
, flocks of doves - these are the elaborate headstones angry mourners claim are making a mockery of our graveyards.
He used it on three Stone sheep
, as well as a big moose and some other critters, during that trip.
and their habitat in the northern Rocky Mountains foothills of British Columbia.
Many of the exhibition's early artefacts, such as the stone sheep
coffins and large engraved stone slabs from this period, were discovered in this remote desert region of China in the 19th century.
This once provided the water for the traditional stone sheep
wash just to the left.
The needs of desert bighorns (ranging from Utah to Mexico) and thin-horns (Dall sheep and stone sheep
of Alaska and western Canada) are similar.
It also has Rocky Mountain bighorns and California bighorns, and in addition to the famous Stone sheep
hunting, there's a small population of pure white Dall sheep in the northwest corner.
Hoffman booked two more bowhunts for sheep in 1984--a Stone sheep
hunt in British Columbia and another Canmore bighorn hunt.