An' I waited there all afternoon till dark, expectin' mebbe they'd back-trail.
"But, Jim, I'll never be able to find the back-trail," said Joan.
After a while the foot-fall again gained upon him, and once more the walk merged into the interminable jog-jog of the back-trail.
And with a sigh, she replaced the packet in the bag, and returned to her scrutiny of the back-trail.
I don't like to back-trail, anyway; it's a bad habit to get into.
Left alone, I turned my horse and drove the pack-ponies along our back-trail.
She fled, stumbled, stood still in the entrance to the back-trail.
When they started the actions of the dog showed Hare that Wolf was not tracking a back-trail, but travelling by instinct.
The hounds had gotten on his back-trail, staying on it until it grew cold, then had left it.
But Joe Pete merely shrugged, and started the dogs, whereupon Brent faced about and started over the back-trail.