How the Cowboys Ruled Tombstone before Wyatt Earp.
Our 18th Annual Celebration of the Absolute Best of the West!
Before Wichita, Dodge City and Tombstone, the Earp Brothers were more notorious than heroic.
Brothers Wyatt and Morgan’s “bum” year pimping in Peoria, Illinois, primed them for their future as frontier boomtown opportunists on both sides of the law.
Glorified, fictionalized and hotly debated, the enigmatic lawman’s life from antebellum Illinois to urban Los Angeles remains iconically fascinating 90 years after his death.
The Man, The Myth And The Search for Order.
On the anniversary of the Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, we celebrated in Cave Creek.
The Life and Times of a Border Bandit.
How 150 Years ago baseball’s Cincinnati Red Stockings invaded the West by rail and seeded the national pastime across the Western frontier.
Discover our collective past, curated and interpreted in the best history museums of the Western United States.
Jedidiah Smith’s Last Trail.
The 1873 Trapdoor Springfield Rifle.