Welcome new NM guy, I'm in CA but have gotten great info from NM game and fish . Look in internet site for harvest and herd info, also look at the present and future game management plans to see how herds are doing now . Also check with local warden in 58
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,...