Hey, I'm 16 yrs old and would really like to go coon huntin. If anyone lives in or knows anyone in North West Florida, I would really like it if you took me with you. I've been coon huntin before and LOVE it!
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,...