Travel Blogs from Cisco
another errands day, with the horses safely penned in with no means
of escape, we all disappeared to the local Dairy Queen so James had a
proper power supply and plenty of refreshments to make a dent in some
of the paperwork for the trip. We also had the suspension of the
truck checked out as it was making funny noises and went on a
... of the road with the one or two cars occasionally and
their highways are the same, just busier. So riding them is not that
bad, just gets boring after a while as you clear one hill to look
down on the road continuing, unending into the distance. The first 10
miles are fine, then next 5 I struggle to stay awake and if we have
to go further then that then ...
miles. James is finally back riding, he tried out Nick today who I
think will be much more suitable than Ranger. We are finally back to
our full crew, Gent and Dancer returned and slippery Lizard has gone
home. We decided to just lead Dancer for the next two riding days to
loosen up his limbs and build him back up slowly so Lisa went on
Ranger and I finally got to ride Gent again, it was so nice to ...
day!!! Lisa and I joined Pauline on the errands, we found Dairy Queen
(the Texas version of KFC but ice cream focused) was a great place to
catch up with emails and blogs while Pauline attacked the Laundrette
and then we went on the mission of a Walmart shop. Back at the camp
site, we sorted kit for the next day before whizzing off to the
ranchers house for a heavenly hot shower and burgers and Texas hash
to die for! Now that is how a rest day should be!
... rope over a high thick tree limb and attaching
the lead rope with it using baler twine so the horses could eat
happily all around them without getting caught up in the ropes. The
rancher and his wife came out to visit us and very kindly offered us
a shower and meal at their house in town the next day, whoop whoop!!