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Horseback: Sand Hills of Nebraska

The 1 + 1 Ranch welcomes guests, but only if they can cowboy up. | MORE


The Greatest: True Accounts of the Old West

For insight into authentic cowboy culture, these five reads offer true accounts of the Old West. They're musts for the cowboy library. | MORE


Palm Springs WestFest

The Palm Springs WestFest and Frank Bogert Memorial Rodeo (March 24-27) are packed with Western action. | MORE


Horse Trail Riding in Los Angeles

Griffith Park, home to the famous Los Angeles Equestrian Center, offers a cherished refuge from one of America’s most congested cities. In fact, at 6½ square miles, it’s | MORE


Frontier Pack Train, Bishop, California

Dave Dohnel can read the tracks of wild horses as easily as you read the day's headlines. A stallion, four mares, and a baby have been through here | MORE


Taste of the West

On a warm April day in New Mexico, I was riding with new friends through wide-open plains that are so vast, they seem untouched by man. Suddenly, out | MORE


Guiding Lights

Learn outfitting basics - for your own pack trips or to become a professional wrangler - at the Colorado Outdoor Adventure Guide School.



Lofty Learning

It's a scene right out of a Charlie Russell painting - the horseback cowboy leading a string of pack mules through a rugged mountain wilderness. Except this time, | MORE

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