My buddy and I are looking to go out to Terry to do a goat hunt this fall. Any info on the area? Were probably going to hit up the Block Mang land 2 huge chunks over 150,000 acres but any other info would be great. Thanks
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Small town on the Yellowstone. The Block Management land out there is excellent for antelope and pretty good for deer.
The coolest place no one has ever heard of is called the Terry Badlands, just north of the River, west of of town. All BLM. Shot my first mule deer buck out there on a crazy windy day. No antelope in those badlands, but plenty of deer.
There is an old hotel in town, cheap prices, full of hunters to wake you up in the morning on those old hardwood floors. A bar right across the street. I think there may even be a small motel or two at the edge of twon
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,...