MISSOULA, Mont.—Open air entertainment, live podcasts, hunting film premieres, the Total Archery Challenge experience, elk hunting and cooking seminars, interactive exhibits, raffles and auctions, outdoor events, the World Elk Calling Championships and much more. It all happens under the blue skies at 7,000 feet in the heart of elk country.
The 2019 RMEF Elk Camp, presented by YETI, and RMEF Mountain Festival, fueled by MTN Ops, will take place July 11-14 in Park City, Utah.
“There is no better place to celebrate elk, conservation and hunting than outside in the mountains,” said Kyle Weaver, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation president and CEO. “We can’t wait to come together with our volunteers, members, sponsors, families and friends to celebrate our conservation mission accomplishments.”
The RMEF Mountain Festival is free, open to the public, and will be held outdoors in the shadows of the Wasatch Mountains in the Canyons Village at Park City. It will feature more than 100 outdoor industry vendors and interactive displays including elk hunting and elk calling seminars, well-known hunting personalities and live music on the Leupold Live Stage by Nate Hosie and Glen Templeton.
Artists performing at Elk Camp events include long-time RMEF supporter Craig Morgan, Nashville songwriter Shane Minor and guests, Jeffrey Steele, David Lee Murphy and others.
In addition to Yeti, MTN Ops and Leupold, other Elk Camp and Mountain Festival sponsors include ALPS OutdoorZ, Bass Pro Shops-Cabela’s, BMO Wealth Management, Browning, Buck Knives, Eberlestock, onX Hunt, Remington, Sitka, Sportsman’s Warehouse, Traeger, Wildgame Innovations, Yamaha and others.
“We greatly appreciate the support our conservation partners. Not only are they outdoor industry national leaders but they fully embrace our mission to ensure the future of elk, other wildlife, their habitat and our hunting heritage,” said Steve Decker, RMEF vice president of Marketing.
Additional interactive events as well as keynote speakers will be announced in the coming weeks.
Go here for registration, a daily event schedule and other information.
About the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation:
Founded over 30 years ago, fueled by hunters and a membership of nearly 235,000 strong, RMEF has conserved more than 7.6 million acres for elk and other wildlife. RMEF also works to open and improve public access, fund and advocate for science-based resource management, and ensure the future of America’s hunting heritage. Discover why “Hunting Is Conservation™” at www.rmef.org, elknetwork.com or 800-CALL ELK.