My Children

Laying in the Mayo clinic in Rochester MN , for the last 10 days gives a man lots of time to reflect on his life and his accomplishments , failures , regrets, and future endeavors, . The only regret I … Continued


Duane Neal

Every once in awhile I write on here about the passing of someone that means a lot to me. Duane Neal passed away last week , he was an Outfitter in Hellroaring since 1968. His base camp was on Grizzly … Continued


Warren and Dave Packing

The distance was about 18 miles from my home and it was approximately 30 mule loads! I was the only one who bid on this job out of 18 outfitters ! It was sept 6 and I needed to have … Continued


Tribute to Judd and Jessey

Judd and Jessey It was the spring of 1993. I was excited to see the 45 mules Rufus Reese had shipped me from TN. This was close to 1200 head I had bought from him . As I pulled into … Continued


Tribute to Bob the Horse

In 1988 I took a drive to Ronan Mt with Levi Britton . The purpose of the trip was to sell a roan gelding to Walt Vermandal . So Levi decided to pick up a sorrel colt for his son … Continued


Thanking a Hero

The people who know me personally know that I never debate religion , seldom politics but have strong beliefs about both . Im a Patriot but don’t bash those who aren’t! I don’t make a statement about being a nice … Continued


Thank you letter from my nephew

I received a very nice Christmas gift from my nephew Tarquin and this got me to thinking about all the troubled kids Ive helped by giving them something to do and a sense of worth! I have worked right alongside … Continued


Tennesse with Dave

It was a nice winter day when Dave and I embarked on our journey to TN to buy a trailer load of mules . I was the first person in MT to buy mules from Reese Brothers mule co. in … Continued


Summer 1981

The summer of 1981 Sue & I had no place to live and was bouncing around from place to place! So we decided to spend it in the mountains . What a great memory making decision ! Jeremiah was not … Continued


Our Children

Jeremiah & Aimee Johnson !! I don’t have enough time or space to say how much I love my two children! To say they are top hands doesent begin to describe them or their abilities .. Cowboy and Cowgirl through … Continued