Cattle Drive!

Mustang Diaries Archive on September 5, 2009, 19:33

Naturally, a trip to Burns is not complete without a phone call to Andi where we plead and beg for her to drag our sorry hinies up to the South Steens for a glimpse at wild ponies. This time they weren't too far from the paved road, and most any other day we'd have jumped from the moving vehicle in an effort to get a little closer. This time, however, there was something in our way. Rattlesnakes! Ick. I'm not too familiar with desert critters, especially snakes who want to kill you and eat you. Oh, sure, you may say they're more afraid of me than I am of them, but chances in the 100 degree heat