Tom Desaveur

Good Morning from Hells A Roarin Outfitters! This is Tom Desaveur, from the Fishtail country of Montana. He was one of the three people to get a track chair this past spring!! The Hells A Roarin horse drive does a charity event every Memorial Day. Jean, Sara, Sue and many others raised enough money to […]

Jerry Ryder

In 1991 I had 10 brand new pack saddles made by Art Heiden of Kalispell, MT! I was sure proud of them. They had Ray Holes trees the finest on the market. But I didn’t get 1/4 breeds. I was worried the half breeds would wear out so Jerry Ryder showed up with this huge […]

Deckard Flats

How many millions of elk have migrated across Deckard Flats! I can be here in three minutes from my house. In 1986 me and Dave Poncin saw 4650 elk in one line right here. We both counted. Second neatest thing I’ve ever seen in the wild.

Aimee’s Films

In the 90s due to Aimee’s health issues we had a little ranch on Countryman creek between Columbus and Reedpoint. The kids went to school in Reedpoint and Sue, along with running the place, owned and operated ERA Paradise properties. Successfully I might add. We had about 12 broodmares and a stud at all times. […]

Early Days in the Park

Behind my horses ears. Buffalo in distance. When I was 18 I spent one whole summer in the head of Lamar. I was packing for the park service and Jim Hotchkiss was the horse and mule boss, he taught me more than anyone about packing and taking proper care of gear. A tough but fair […]

Salt House

At this salt house used by sheepherders Dave Poncin and myself were eating lunch many years ago . I got up to look around for elk tracks and the trees you see in the distance , I started finding bones and horse skulls . I hollered at Dave and we found maybe in a 300 […]

Buying Jardine

Me with our friends from Italy! . This is the day after the horsedrive and we all ride to Jardine to look at Enzo’s land he bought from me . Jardine Land and Livestock is the LLC that comprises roughly 555 acres . I am so happy to have them as our neighbors and great friends […]

Sam “The Boss of Hell’s A’ Roarin”

Sam ! I got him as a puppy in May 2005 . Aimee brought him into the yard and I was on a colt in the corral . I liked the pup as soon as I saw him and he liked me . Hell he liked everyone and everyone loved him ! I carried him […]

PBR Bucking Bull

his is a hunting picture coming out of East fork basin, a great hunting day.But this is about another type of hunt. Aimee wanted me to write about a wild bucking bull I hunted for seven days. A few years ago I sold some of my top PBR bucking bulls to Thomas Teague. A major […]


This was a couple years ago when I was young . I am posing for Shooting Times or Guns and Ammo magazine ! I am riding Buck a good old gelding , pigeon toed and crooked feet in the front . But he stayed sound into his twenties ! Rough riding though . I was […]