The mesa at
the top of Sidís Mountain is enormous and covered with trees and huge rock
formations. They fanned out and started
looking for a trail leading to the cabins.
Darkness was moving in fast and a strong wind began blowing from the
west. They were not prepared to handle
either one, but they were too excited to give up.
They continued searching for the cabins, while the biting wind warned of a fierce weather front coming their way.
getting dark, South Paw," Outlaw yelled over the howl of the wind. "If we don't find this place soon, we're
gonna hafta give up!"
here," he called. "It's an old
horse trail. It's gotta be the trail to
nearly running, partly from the excitement of the hunt and partly to keep
warm. The trail led them through an old
gate and headed directly for a clump of trees.
Then they saw the cabin on stilts ... standing tall and proud as it had
done for decades.