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Piedmont, SC - 12/02/2014
Union, SC 29379

Neil "Gobbler" Cost, SC - 12/04/2014
Greenwood, SC 29646

South Carolina State Rendezvous, SC - 01/23/2015
McCormick, SC 298354431

Aiken County Local, SC - 02/06/2015
Aiken, SC 29801

Zach Farmer Orangeburg Chapter, SC - 02/07/2015
Orangeburg, SC 29115

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Elk Bugle

An elk bugle is nothing more than a foot-and-a-half-long piece of tubing combined with a reed. Some models combine a tube call, similar to a turkey tube call, and a sounding chamber or tube, others use a diaphragm call and a sound chamber or a flexible plastic reed and a sounding chamber.

As air passes over the reed, the reed vibrates and makes a sound. A bull elk bugle starts out with a high-pitched squeal, called the bugle, concluded with three high-to-low pitched grunts. Bull elk use this call to attract an elk cow and to claim their territory. Many call companies make cassette tapes of elk calls. Listen to a tape and then try to make the sound.

Using an elk call takes a lot of practice, so be patient and practice hard, and you'll be calling like a pro in no time.

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