According to the annual Cowboy Poetry Gathering in Elko, Nev., it's not too early to start thinking about reservations.
The Sixth Annual get-together will be Jan. 24-27 this year. Dozens of working cowboys will be back with their rhymes. Australian cowboys will get a lot of attention this year, as Ted Egan, Ranald Chandler and Bruce Forbes Simpson will be on hand from down under.About 7,000 visitors showed up in Elko last year.
For more information write Cowboy Poetry Gathering, Box 888, Elko, NV 89801. Or call (702) 738-7508.