• Photography: Special Collections, Montana State University Library

    My Life as an Indian

    August 2015

    After spending his youth reading and re-reading The Journals of Lewis and Clark, Francis Parkman’s The Oregon Trail, and John …

  • Photography: Courtesy The Ranch at Rock Creek

    Recipes: The Ranch at Rock Creek

    August 2015

    Chef Josh Drage shares rustic yet refined recipes perfect for your next “glamping” trip. Five-star accommodations at The Ranch at …

  • PHOTOGRAPHY: MARK LANCE

    Fly-Fishing Valhalla

    August 2015

    If you live in the Western United States or Canada and haven’t taken up fly-fishing, maybe it’s time you did. …

  • PHOTOGRAPHY: ROBERT STRICKLAND

    Cured

    October 2014

    Steve McHugh is serving more than charcuterie at his San Antonio restaurant — he’s serving a second chance. Steve McHugh, …

  • PHOTOGRAPHY: STEPHEN G. WEAVER

    Welcome To Wyoming

    July 2014

    Author Craig Johnson reveals what made him fall in love with his adopted home state — and why he set his Walt …

Photography: Special Collections, Montana State University Library

My Life as an Indian

After spending his youth reading and re-reading The Journals of Lewis and Clark, Francis Parkman’s The Oregon Trail, and John …

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PHOTOGRAPHY: AUSTIN LOWER/COURTESY SISTERS ON THE FLY

Sisters On The Fly

The largest women’s outdoor organization in the country, Sisters on the Fly hits the road on its all-gal adventures with …

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Photography: Courtesy Bird Cafe

Bird Café

Gastropub meets Texas comfort food at this trendy spot on Sundance Square Plaza in Fort Worth. The Bird Café, a …

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Illustration: Jonathan Fehr

Cabeza de Vaca

Naked and barefoot, the intrepid Spanish explorer crossed the continent, performed miracles, and managed to compile one of the most …

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PHOTOGRAPHY: MARK LANCE

Fly-Fishing Valhalla

If you live in the Western United States or Canada and haven’t taken up fly-fishing, maybe it’s time you did. …

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PHOTOGRAPHY: RICHARD FIELD LEVINE

But Now I Ride

There is no printed job description for “cowgirl.” After being asked to contribute an essay to C&I’s cowgirl issue, I …

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Courtesy Irakli Makharadze

Wild West Georgians

Gravity-defying riders from the Caucasus Mountains put the “wild” in Buffalo Bill’s Wild West show. In the winter of 1891, …

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ILLUSTRATIONS: JONATHAN  TWINGLEY

Top 10 Gunfights

Blood, bullets, and buckskin — the story of the Old West is revealed in some of its most infamous showdowns. It needs …

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