• Illustration: Jonathan Fehr

    Apache Wars

    In historian Paul Andrew Hutton’s latest book, this mostly forgotten drama of the American Southwest gets a comprehensive new examination.

  • Photography: Justin Carrasquillo

    Camping the West

    Prepare to disconnect and reconnect with nature with some of our favorite camping sites across the scenic and adventurous West.

  • Photography: State Library of South Australia

    Sidney Kidman, The Australian Cattle King

    The biggest cattle operation on the planet, the Kidman Ranch might never have existed had a 13-year-old Sidney Kidman not run away from home in 1870.

Photography: Courtesy Pendleton Round-Up

Jackson Sundown

The Nez Perce horseman’s triumphant 1916 ride capped his rodeo career and went down in Pendleton Round-Up history.

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Theodore Roosevelt and John Muir in Yosemite National Park. Photography: Library of Congress

Park Paragons of the West

Among dozens of historic icons who dedicated their lives to what’s been called “America’s Best Idea,” here we salute four standouts in the American West.

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Photography: Phyllis Burchett

Bear in Mind

It’s important to proceed with caution when heading into grizzly bear territory.

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Photography: The Collection of Capt. Chesley B. “Sully” Sullenberger

Sully Solo

Another unforgettable flight in Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger’s life took him into the skies above North Texas when he was just 16.

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Illustration: Jonathan Fehr

Apache Wars

In historian Paul Andrew Hutton’s latest book, this mostly forgotten drama of the American Southwest gets a comprehensive new examination.

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Photography: Kim Baker

Travel Oklahoma

If all you know about Oklahoma are 1996’s tornado-chasing “Twister” and Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical, have we got some sooner surprises for you. Here are our top picks fro getting to know the 46th state a whole lot better.

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