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Re: [RC] NOT lost Bighorn Riders - DVeritas

In a message Dave Brown wrote:
They WERE NOT LOST but did exactly the correct thing. Without GPS with waypoints, visible markers or glowsticks, or any drag rider (or 4 wheeler) to be of help, THEY STOPPED ON TRAIL.  Proceeding when horses, riders and light conditions allowed then only at around 5 am was then possible.
Certainly evidence that the safety of horse and rider are more important than an endurance ride, a 100 miler, completed in 24 hours. 
Having completed the Big Horn 100 three times, I can really appreciate the "real endurance" the riders and mounts exhibited out there in dem mountains...REAL mountains.
Congratulations on surviving the endurance test.
Perhaps someone in a similar situation in the Big Horns, or elsewhere, will benefit from the experience and lessons learned at the Big Horn 100.