Defending barrel racing champion Lisa Lockhart took the title again last night during the finals for The American.
Barrel racer Lisa Lockhart in action at the Wrangler NFR (Official NFR Experience).
Reese Riemer out-roped his competition in 7.59 seconds to take home half of the million dollar prize last night at The American.

Dunton Hot Springs shares a recipe for its "Damn Good" Granola. Even if you can make this delicious snack at home, we still think you'll want to take a trip after checking out these pictures and reading about our contributor's experience at the Colorado escape.

Magical is the byword for just about everything at this remote and luxurious Colorado getaway, including their “Damn Good” Granola.

Whoops! We almost missed giving a birthday shout-out to Kurt Russell, who was born March 17, 1951 in Springfield, Mass. Here's our cover-story profile of the veteran actor from our November/December 2015 issue.

From Tombstone’s Wyatt Earp to Bone Tomahawk’s cannibal-wrangling sheriff, Kurt Russell isn’t afraid of a challenge.

On St. Patrick's Day, we always remember John Wayne's favorite Irish lassie, Maureen O'Hara. Here is the tribute we offered when Miss O'Hara passed away in 2015.

Maureen O’Hara was one of The Duke’s favorite co-stars.

Wind River Movie -- winner of five C&I Movie Awards -- now is available on Netflix.

Jeremy Renner, Q’Orianka Kilcher claim top acting honors at C&I Movie Awards.

It's St. Patrick's Day, a fine occasion to pour yourself a pint of Guinness and read our conversation with one of our favorite Irish actors, Pierce Brosnan, star of The Son on AMC.

Pierce Brosnan, star of AMC’s new western TV series, The Son, talks about his irresistible new role, his return to the small screen, and his extensive list of credits.

The legendary mountain man Jim Bridger was born on this day in 1804. His story weaves together the most persistent themes of the frontier: the pioneer spirit, the self-made man, the quest for adventure, the struggle for survival, the clashing and blending of European and Native American cultures, and the rugged individualism of one who lives by his own rules.

The legendary mountain man, trader, and scout Jim Bridger was instrumental in opening the American West.

A belated happy birthday to Ry Cooder, who blew out 71 candles yesterday! Here's the classic opening track from his 1970 self-titled debut.

Woody Creek Distillers share recipes to showcase their fine vodka, made from potatoes grown at their family farm.

Vodka made from under the ground up, beginning at the family farm, makes for lifted spirits.

Before you make your way to Vintage Paso: Zinfandel Weekend, get a tasty primer on the Central Coast's vinos.

Smack-dab in the middle of the state, California's lesser-known Central Coast wine regions craft vintages that rival those of their northern neighbors.

On a recent press tour to promote his latest album, “Beginning of Things,“ Charlie Worsham made a stop at the Ryman Auditorium to play an acoustic rendition of his latest single “Old Time’s Sake.”

Country newcomer Charlie Worsham performs an acoustic version “Old Time’s Sake” backstage at the Grand Ole Opry.

Ricky Cook talked with C&I about his transition from horse training to music making, his debut album, and working with Loretta Lynn’s sister Peggy Sue.

Former elite horse trainer Ricky Cook talks to C&I about his debut album, Thanks a Lot, Loretta, out April 2.

The Resort at Paws Up in Montana has a couple of April escapes. Plus, the resort shares a recipe for lamb burgers that is not baa-d.

April at Paws Up offers splendid tastes of Montana and the glamping life with exclusive culinary ranch resort getaways.

Western Art Week in Great Falls, Montana, kicks off today. We talk to Thomas Figarelle, executive director of The C.M. Russell Museum, about the museum and the six-day celebration of Western culture.

The cowboy artist’s namesake museum celebrates its 50th annual Russell Auction during Western Art Week.

It's #PiDay! Because we don't have any articles relating to π, the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter, here's a delicious pecan pie recipe.

Celebrate the 50th anniversary of Round Top’s Fall Antiques Week with this local specialty.

It's National Jewel Day, which is a fine occasion to reshare this 2016 profile of the great jewelry-maker Ben Nighthorse Campbell.

Through a life of sports, politics, and public service, jewelry-making has remained his first love.

It's National Ginger Ale Day! This Needle Rock Nectar cocktail recipe from Smith Fork Ranch is a good way to celebrate the occasion.

Get a taste of Smith Fork Ranch, Colorado’s premier culinary ranch getaway, before it opens later this spring.