Have a good fishing season all. Me, I'm too ornery to fish the traditional way. I pull pin on grenade, drop said pinless item in water, wait for BOOM, gather up with a net what floats to the top.
Just kidding folks. I don't do that, but only because I ran out of grenades a long time ago. One of these days I'm going to learn to fly fish. Nice catch there. Have a great season on the water and enjoy!
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,...