A forked stick to hold down his head and a long knife will do the jub. Just don't touch the head after you cut it off. The fangs can still inject venom hours after the head has been severed. Don't mess with them until they're strung out. They're really only can strike when they're coiled. If you do shoot them, cut the head off before you pick it up, or better yet stick with cottontail or pheasent, safer!
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,...