Preparing for a Safe and Fun Pack Trip into the High Country

Traveling into the high country is a unique and exciting experience. Planning and preparedness are key to making your adventure the best it can be. Contact the Forest Service to verify the current regulations, including fire bans, before you leave. It is very important to begin conditioning your animal months prior to the trip. Horses are affected by high altitude just as humans are. A horse that is fit will have a much easier time adjusting, but don’t expect it to be able to perform as well as … [Read more...]