Tales of Swan Valley outfitters - Pat Tabor
August 22, 2019
SWAN VALLEY – Pat Tabor called himself "the new kid on the block" when he took his turn to talk at the Outfitters and Guides in Swan Valley program at the Upper Swan Valley Historical Society (USVHS) Aug. 3. Unlike some of the old timers who spoke, Tabor didn't start outfitting until 2004 and then he took over an already existing operation called Lion Creek Outfitters from Cecil Noble.
Tabor told the story of how Noble got started in 1973: "Cecil did something no one had ever done before. He walked into the United States Forest Service office and said, 'I'm pretty good with horses and I l...