Dylan just turned 5 in August. He love to go hunting in the "secert hideouts" (aka the pit). He has a little toy over and under shotgun that hr takes and just ask him he kills a hundred geese everytime out. he started going last year, but I usually choose the more mild weather days to take him so he does have a good time. He is getting a bow for XMAS so I have created a monster, but my wife and I are OK with it.
So you've booked an outfitted hunt this year. And you're going to get to ride horses into the mountains to save your legs and your back.
I've met lots of guys who've been in this same situation. They figure, "heck, how hard can it be?" But, I assure you, if you don't learn to get along with your mount for the week, it's going to be a bumpy, scary, noisy, and life threatening experience.
First, let's start with the horse itself. A horse trained under western style has 4 gears. The walk, trot,...