I arrowed the bear at 22 yards, it ran into thick bush and I left it overnight as it was getting dark. Next day found the bedding area and drag marks. 2 days later located some bits and pieces and huge fresh scat.
I believe this big bugger took him.
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,...