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Republican senators used the hearing to air conspiracy theories, lie, and point fingers at Biden nominee for issues they themselves are responsible for

Don't let cold weather stop you from exploring. These eight trails in some of our favorite national parks may be even better in the winter.

If you plan to explore the backcountry this winter, these certified mountain guides will keep you safe, refine your skills, and bring you to secret stashes

With more than 200 miles of trails, there's a lot to explore in this iconic Wyoming attraction. It's our 62 Parks Traveler's 25th stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park.

Pull your van or RV into the cheapest slopeside lodging you can find: an overnight parking space

'Rio Rica' introduces us to Rica Fulton and the Little Snake River, a lesser known tributary of the West's renowned Yampa River

An off-trail adventure through perhaps the prettiest chunk of the lower 48

'Billionaire Wilderness,' by Wyoming native and Yale sociologist Justin Farrell, asks hard questions about how money changes American land by investigating one of the West's most beloved outdoor playgrounds: Jackson Hole

It isn't just the astounding geological wonders that give our country's first national park its allure, from 500 geysers that erupt up to 400 feet into the air to deep glacier-carved valleys and fossil forests. The vibrant megafauna and endless backcountry terrain make it one of the wildest areas in the country. And if you know where to go, you can avoid the crowds.

How to explore the western rivers and wilderness on the route of legendary explorer John Wesley Powell

'Aloha Rodeo' and 'Rough Magic' are two new, totally true stories about the triumph of man and horse

A definitive list of the best climbing the United States has to offer

This gear shop owner moved from Nebraska to Wyoming's Wind Rivers for a smaller salary and higher cost of living. She wouldn't change it for the world.

Heather Hansman’s new book is a must-read for anyone who loves rivers or is concerned about the future of the West

The definitive guide, built upon real-world experience

‘Grizzly Country’ profiles Doug Peacock as he reflects on his time protecting the Yellowstone grizzlies.

In Red Desert, Wyoming, wildlife-biology student Anna Ortega​​​​​​​ is studying mule deer after their 150-mile migration

The residents of Atlantic City, Wyoming, are just fine being off the grid. But Continental Divide Trail thru-hikers are revitalizing the town in surprising ways.

As Wyoming debates whether to charge hikers, I wanted to issue a reminder that this whole pay-to-play concept on our public lands doesn't work

This week's ruling to stop a trophy hunt was a big win for conservation groups and may impact grizzlies across the country

Filmmakers Will and Jim Pattiz are on a mission to document our astoundingly beautiful public lands.

Idaho issued only a single bear tag, but conservationists are still concerned about the consequences of picking off just one bear in a state that has played an outsize role in grizzly management

Stop by and find the book or local hiking guide that will change your whole perception of a new place

Classroom time isn't so bad when you're building fly-fishing rods in Virginia or barbecuing in the Lone Star State

Freeze your brain and melt your inhibitions with one of these delicious frozen-drink recipes for adults

As Wyoming prepares for the first grizzly hunt in the lower 48 in decades, at least two protesters won tags they say they won't use. Will their strategy work?

A new bill would strip the president of designating new monuments in the state—an idea that has already come to fruition in Alaska and Wyoming

Catch this summer's night sky in full force in one of these perfectly dark locales

Broken pipes, crumbling walkways, closed trails—this is what the $11.6 billion maintenance backlog looks like on the ground

‘Our Wild’ profiles three wildlife biologists and anglers as they immerse themselves in Wyoming’s public lands.

Dan Wenk was a career Park Service official who was well-respected by Republicans and Democrats. But he made the mistake of disagreeing with Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke.

Ski hills, even the small ones, are ramping up their offerings to entice you back in the warmer months

A new poll of eight Western states reveals that most people are actually on the same page about public lands, renewable energy, and the importance of outdoor recreation

One acre inside Grand Teton National Park is for sale for $5 million. Its future says a lot about our national parks, Jackson Hole, and the tension between preserving history and budding tourism.

EnergyNet, an online auction company from Amarillo, Texas, is set to make a fortune from oil and gas leases under the Trump administration. And good luck finding a way to protest.

The housing crisis in the Mountain West has gotten so bad that some folks are happy to rent a clean piece of pavement

Who knew state parks were this good?

To travel the Pony Express, riders had to brave apocalyptic storms, raging rivers, snow-choked mountain passes, and some of the most desolate, beautiful country on earth. To honor the sun-dried memory of those foolhardy horsemen, we dispatched Will Grant and a 16-year-old cowboy prodigy to ride 350 miles in a hurry.

From $30,000 Airbnb rentals to animal sacrifices to 25,000 sometimes-naked umbraphiles, this is the weirdness that went down in the Wyoming resort town leading up to last week's astrological dance

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