Living West

Travel the Old West Through Texas Dance Halls

Two-step your way through Texas landmarks on the Texas Dance Hall Tour March 20 – 26.

Bison’s Snuggly Side

American bison produce some of the world’s softest, warmest wool. Brian Linton wants to win it the appreciation it deserves — and clothe legions of converts besides.

But Now I Ride

With dirt under fingernails and horse sweat as perfume, a tribute to the cowgirl.

Have Horse, Will Travel

To be the Working Ranch Cowboys Association world champion, you’ve got to live the cowboy life inside and outside of the arena. Travis Duncan does just that.

Video: Luke Branquinho is The Bulldogger

A short film lets us into the life of driven steer wrestler Luke Branquinho.

Cowboying on the Sagebrush Sea

Tending to livestock in Nevada’s Great Basin was and is a lonely job. But the life and the landscape aren’t as sparse as they might seem.

Bear in Mind

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

The Exhilarating Indian Relay

Colorful uniforms, high-speed horse races, and energized crowds are the perfect equation for the West’s most exciting ride.