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Heat Holders sock review

2017-06-27T11:45:09+00:00 November 21st, 2012|Reviews, The Tack Box|

A cold winter is just around the corner, but less than ideal weather conditions should not stop anyone from horseback riding. Heat Holder socks can go a long way to ensure your feet stay warm while riding. I find my feet are often the part of my body that get the coldest;  Heat Holders may [...]

Durango Western Boot Riding Gear Review

2017-06-27T11:45:14+00:00 April 25th, 2012|Reviews, The Tack Box|

Durango Soft Tan Leather Western Boot   Durango Western boot review Some people wear them motorcycle riding or you might find them cutting up the dance floor in a honky tonk Western bar. I prefer to wear my Durango boots on horseback riding vacations. Of course, I've also worn my cowboy boots with [...]

Top 5 Magazines for Horseback Riders

2017-06-27T11:45:16+00:00 December 21st, 2011|The Tack Box|

Equestrian magazines to plan your next horseback riding vacation. This Western Horseman magazine cover "Cowboy Christmas Eve" by Jack Sorenson Equestrian magazines for the horse lover If you have landed on the Writing Horseback blog, you are either a horse lover, know a horse lover, or are planning a horseback riding vacation. One [...]

Western Orthoflex Saddle For Sale

2017-06-27T11:45:18+00:00 July 13th, 2011|The Tack Box|

Western Ortho-flex saddle - parting is such sweet sorrow My Ortho-flex saddle is sitting in my living room to make a point. My husband has been making subtle hints that the saddle is not doing anyone any good sitting on a saddle rack in the garage. I agreed that it was time to [...]

What to Pack for a Horseback Riding Vacation

2017-06-27T11:45:26+00:00 May 19th, 2010|The Tack Box|

These cowboys show what to pack for a horseback riding vacation What to pack for a horseback riding vacation You've made up your mind. This vacation is going to be a horseback riding vacation. Be it a dude ranch or an upscale guest ranch, there are certain essentials for a successful horseback riding [...]

Custom Cowboy Hat for your Horseback Riding Vacation

2017-06-27T11:45:30+00:00 December 23rd, 2009|Reviews, The Tack Box|

Be it Argentina, Chihuahua, Mexico or Nashville, Tennessee, the cowboy hat speaks a universal language to cowboys and cowgirls worldwide. Certainly American cowboys, such as six-time All-Around World Rodeo Champion Larry Mahan, have influenced the style and shape of the cowboy hat.   Cowboy Hat is Mandatory Western Wear These days, it's not necessary [...]