Outstanding looking mount! Found these sheds on Sunday while doing some fall turkey hunting. They were about 40 yards apart. Never knew this big boy was here but will be looking for him next year. A buddy of mine with me took them home and provided me the pictures. He also put the bases 4" apart and had the brow tines straight up to mirror each other. Then took some measurements and came up with a rough gross score of around 167.
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,...