cattle trail


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a trail over which cattle were driven to market

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The bear slowly walked on a cattle trail that followed the bottom of the drainage, swinging his huge head from side to side.
Drawing on its heritage as a busy rest point on the cattle trail from Scotland to England, it's nostalgic and proudly old- fashioned, with a wood-burning stove making it cosy.
When we arrived again at the main trail, where it came up out of the canyon, it looked like a cattle trail.
Part Two" includes more action from Cheyenne Frontier Days; a Western cattle trail ride; scenes from life on a working ranch; a fast-draw expert; and horseback riding tips.
Cautiously crossing a fence and narrow cattle trail out of these bottoms into the lush pastures beyond the ridge, I set out the scented pads, hanging one along the trail 30 yards from my stand and another 15 short yards away at the edge of the trees.
Synopsis: The Civil War ended and Major Tim McCord led his band of hoodlums west to the cattle trails, intending to steal a herd to sell in Topeka, and to move on to Huggett, Nebraska, to dispose of the loot amassed during the war.
Hostile conditions on the route included asphalt roads riddled with potholes, dusty desert trails in 43degC heat and numerous miles of mud tracks and cattle trails.
The unruly cattle trails and proximity to Indian territory also made it a violent place and a home for outlaws like Frank and Jesse James, Johnny Hardin, Phil Coe, Kate Bender, Ben Thompson, Billy Brooks, Henry Brown, Dirty Dave Rudabaugh, Big Nose Kate (companion to Doc Holliday), Emmett Dalton, George "Bitter Creek" Newcomb, the Bird Man of Kansas (whose story was turned into The Birdman of Alcatraz, and Stella Hyman.
Then there were several well-beaten cattle trails through the thicket, and in addition to that one or two other deer had been walking to and fro within it; so that it was hard work to follow the tracks.
SCOTLAND Hebridean Spirit (01756 704 704) offers seven-night luxury cruise from Sept 29 with walking on black highland cattle trails for pounds 2,295, saving pounds 225.
The original settlers realised it would make an excellent centre as a trading post and built roads to replace the cowboy and cattle trails.
It was on the early cattle trails to markets north and west, and became a center for education by the turn of the century.