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I had missed the ride-in to camp because I was driving up from the Kispiox Valley after spring bear hunts, the second summer I worked out of Atlin for a big-game hunting outfit. This was the summer they took over … Continue reading
Tagged Atlin, British Columbia, burn, canyon, Dry Lake, grass, horse packing, horse wrangler, horses, Line Cabin, meadows, Nakina River, pack string, river crossing, swimming, telegraph wire, untamed wilderness, wilderness, willow brush, Yuikon Telegraph Trail
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There was this grumpy, old, bay horse named Nicky. He was part of the string for the outfit I worked for in the Yukon. I don’t remember much about this horse, except for one memorable incident while riding along a … Continue reading
Tagged Ceaser Lake, depression, horse packing, horse wrangling, horses, reins, river, suicide, summer, wilderness, willows, yukon