If this was gonna happen in 2012 I'd be interested, but my 2011 is all booked up, maybe if anyones is interested in 2012 we could get a group together and hit the hills, i would lean towards archery. I've had fun reading the thread with all you guys planning and figuring out this hunt. It most deffinatly can be a chore getting everyone on the same page. I have enough trouble getting my normal hunting group round up every year. best of luck to you all.
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,...