In Western Horseman's June 2006 print edition, veteran horse camper Les Sellnow offers horse-camping planning tips in the feature "Planning for Adventure." Here, the Riverton, Wyoming, horseman shares advice for setting up and leaving a "no-trace" campsite.
Does the Billy the Kid Ride follow the Kid's actual escape route from Lincoln, New Mexico to Fort Sumner, New Mexico? Fact is, no one knows for sure.
Editor's Note: This story first appeared in the June 1987 issue of Western Horseman.
When you're bedding down on the ground at night, out on the range, here's a good old-fashioned hint on how to keep from finding "surprises" in your boots the next morning.