Elk at Cataloochee Field Trip

Rutting  season for Elk

September 21, 2017 

For complete directions  GOOGLE  Cataloochee, GSMNP Getting to Cataloochee.

Meetup at Lowes on Airport Rd, 19 McKenna Rd., Arden at 2:30pm

Its about an hour drive which will put us there around 3:30 p.m.  Bring your longest lenses as the elk often are on the far side of a very big field.

Shoot until around 5:30 then drive to Bogarts Restaurant -- 303 S. Main St. Waynesville, N.C.  for dinner. This is a 4.5 star restaurant.  Afterwards drive to 356 North Main Street, Waynesville.  This is a  Badcock Furniture store. Park between it and the BB&T bank.  We will be at the North end of main street Waynesville.  We can walk down and back on main street for evening shots. Sunset is around 7:00 pm.  We can shoot the blue hour before returning to Lowes.  As always join in for any or all of the trip.  


Please RSVP Mike Merrill at [email protected]


As with all of our field trips, we require a completely filled out Release Agreement for each person attending our organized events. It is important that you have it downloaded, printed and filled out before you leave home. Have it with you when you arrive at Lowes.