Skinners by Paige Thomson

Calgary photographer and photojournalist Paige Thomson visits with “Mule Skinners” ¬†Dwight Beard and Gord Mowat.¬†That’s right. Mule Skinners. You learn something new everyday.

“Alberta’s history was built on people using horse and mules for travel, but when tractors and cars came, they where not used anymore, a couple of small town men, are keeping that tradition alive by training mules and driving teams of them.”