Burro Days: Get Your Ass Up The Pass!
Cantankerous. Stubborn. Uncooperative.And they’re off! The 2012 Boom Days Pack Burro Race.
That’s just a few of the terms used when racers are asked to describe the jackasses they have to work with. That’s just the type of chatter heard among members in the Western Pack Burro Assoication. And just the kind of banter you’ll likely to hear at today’s Leadville Boom Days Pack Burro Race.
The schedule is below. If you’ve never seen this competition, you outta. There’s usuall lots of surprises when you put man and beast together.
Here’s an interview with Dave TenEyck, the guy who’s been organizing the Burro Races in these parts for years.
Check Out this Radio Interview with Burro Man Dave TenEyck