Saddle Maker since 1989.
Bob is a saddle maker and has been a bit, spur and saddle collector for the past twenty years. Bob was born in Almota,Washington. Bob Hickman's grandfather was a foundation breeder for appaloosa's back in late 1920's through 1940's. Bob was a calf roper in high school and College.Hickman Saddlery sells to collectors in France, Italy and Sweden, Canada along with his wife Tara Hickman who operates the shop in Alberta.
There's a big market in Europe.One of their biggest events is at the Mandalay bay Convention Center. National Finals in Las Vegas Bob Hickman says he caters mostly to the "working cowboy. "It's seeing buckaroos all over the West relying on his gear that's most gratifying.