How we travel

How we travel

We do around 15 miles a day. I walk up and down steep hills. I have begun to jog and shuffle. I let roxy graze when there is nice pasture at the side of the road. I get on and off her up to at least a dozen times a day. I start anywhere from 730 to 930 in the morning....
5000 miles of hope TRIP SADDLE and BAGS

5000 miles of hope TRIP SADDLE and BAGS

This is my trip saddle and saddle bags. Big Horn Endurance 120 Saddle Custom Snug Pax Pommel and Cantle Bags Refitted Trailblazer Cantle bags   As I mentioned in an earlier post, I had to replace my English saddle for the trip. At the time I was trying a modernized...
1 month – down the road

1 month – down the road

This is a picture of Roxy 1 hour after our 3 hardest days so far- from just north of Skaneateles to just west of Slaterville. 63 miles in 3 very hilly days. We have just completed our 30th day. We will enjoy our much needed rest tomorrow with PBR. 30 days, 22 days...
Along the east side of Lake Ontario

Along the east side of Lake Ontario

Here are some pics from our travels down Hwy 3 on the east side of Lake Ontario. On Sunday I left Sackets harbor and we made it to south of Mexico on Wednesday, where I’m staying with some old dog mushing friends. It was so hot out…Roxy has been a real...
From Perth to the States

From Perth to the States

We left perth on Sunday sept the 15. I stayed at my friend corals house and got to hang out with her and her partner Eric and two children for 3 days. Roxy had unlimited grass to eat, pasture that had been cut for hay 3 weeks prior. I graze hobbled roxy 3 times a day...
The push to the border

The push to the border

Including worn out hoof bolts, screwed up orders, dead cell phone batteries and tons and tons of nice people. Today I’m going to a morgan farm. MORGANS! More on this, and a complete review of my time just north and thru the border,...