|Across the Fence: The Great Solomon River Stampede|
|August 02, 2012 M. Timothy Nolting|
Fredrick Remington’s painting, ‘Stampede’
I have often tried to stop a spooked cow from high tailing across the pasture in a direction opposite of that which I intended. This maneuver has often resulted in a cross-pasture race between horse and cow or, if not horseback, a sudden and painful introduction to a hard headed bovine and a dusty patch of ground. I learned early on that I could not physically restrain a thousand pounds of bellering, slobbering beef, though I would continue to un...
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