Credit: Dick Knapp Loveland, where the plains and mountains meet.

At the Heart of It

Loveland, Colo., remains a Western town at heart.

Credit: New Mexico Tourism Department

Buckhorn Saloon

A tiny, mountain mining town is home to the oldest saloon in the Southwest.


The Legendary Black Hills

Touring the Black Hills with a South Dakota rancher.

Credit: Jon Bridgan Twice each day, cowboys drive The Fort worth herd down exchange Avenue.

Send ’Em to the Stockyards

Exploring this historic Texas cowtown.

Credit: Dieter Braun

Road Trip: Central Idaho and the Sawtooth Mountains

A 395-mile road trip through Idaho's cowboy country.

Credit: Hubbell Rodeo Photos

Forever West

No matter how hard it blows, the wind will never pull Ellensburg free from its roots in tradition.

Credit: Illustration by Dieter Braun

Cochise County Road Trip

A Western road trip through Arizona's cowboy country!

Credit: To-Chau Tran via Wikimedia Commons Visitors to Mesa Verde National Park are welcome to explore Cliff Palace on a ranger-guided tour.

Finding Mesa Verde

A search for cattle leads to a stunning discovery.