Lifelong cowboy Dave Stoddart offers tips on the various rope shots every ranch hand should be able to throw.
Idaho saddlemaker Cary Schwarz outlines his saddle-cleaning process.
Photographer Adam Jahiel embarked on a mission to document the buckaroo life.
Westerners feel right at home along Alberta's Cowboy Trail. Here are some don't-miss spots in the Canadian province's ranching country.
This story was originally printed in the February 2000 issue. For more on working with cow dogs, see this month's print feature, "Going to the Dogs."
For seven weeks each summer, Elk Creek Ranch plays host to several dozen teenagers and descendents of the ranch's founding family, the Ridgway's. But there's always been talk about finding ways to do more with the ranch land, located less than an hour outside Cody, Wyoming.