The Park Service ordered Knievel to cease this poaching.
In response Knievel, who was learning about the culling of elk in Yellowstone, decided to hitchhike from Butte to Washington, D. in December 1961 to raise awareness and to have the elk relocated to areas where hunting was permitted.
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