– Three moose that showed up on the golf course at the Little America Hotel on the west edge of
The moose, two young males and a female, were first spotted by a
A crowd gathered to watch as game wardens Jon Stephens and Kelly Todd tranquilized all three moose and loaded them into a horse trailer bound for the Snowy Range, in the Fox Park area, where they were released unharmed.
The moose likely wandered into
“We decided to release them in the
“This was a potentially dangerous situation,” said Eric Keszler, public information officer for the Game and Fish. “We were concerned about the safety of the moose and the safety of the public. Moose, though they can appear docile, can be aggressive towards people. In this situation there were lots of people around, including golfers and others who were just curious. Fortunately, we were able to resolve the situation without injury to any people or to the moose.”