This year I will be visiting my in-laws in the northeast part of Louisiana and was wondering if it would be worth planning a hunting trip there, I cannot seem to find any information about hunting there.
I will also be visiting In-Laws in La. (Union Parish) We will be hunting Nov 9-16. My Father-in-Law said he has seen some good bucks on the property as well as some nice sized does. They may not be trophy bucks like up north, but as far as I'm concerned any time I can get to the country is a good time. When it comes to putting some meat in the freezer I think more hunters should consider taking a doe instead of a small spike.
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,...