Lennon pointed to the hoofprints of a horse that had come down the cañon at a gallop.
He knelt down and studied intently the hoofprints written in the soil.
Theres the same kind of a nick in one of the hoofprints here.
The horse's hoofprints are still observable on the stairway steps.
The wind had done its work there, and hoofprints were practically obliterated.
Injun, who knew Monty's hoofprints as one friend would know the color of another's eyes, had taken it upon himself to follow them.
In the opposite direction went Applehead and the others, their eyes upon the ground watching for the faintest sign of hoofprints.
But neither saw a horse, and in the trail were no hoofprints not made by their own mounts.
But common sense put that aside, for I was sure I had seen father's horse's hoofprints, and certainly they would lead to him.
Too often had he trailed stray horses in the past to be puzzled now, whether he could see the hoofprints or not.