Lifestyle

From local wildlife to recreation on your own property, the land lifestyle is unique in every way.

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Everything You Need to Know About Off-Grid Living

Guide to living off-the-grid: tiny home

The Pros & Cons of Living Off the Land

Epic adventures: Scotland fly-fishing

Your Year in Adventure: 12 Epic Trips for the Land Aficionado

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One Horse Open Sleigh: A History of “Jingle Bells”

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Everything You Need to Know About Off-Grid Living
Guide to living off-the-grid: tiny home
The Pros & Cons of Living Off the Land
Epic adventures: Scotland fly-fishing
Your Year in Adventure: 12 Epic Trips for the Land Aficionado
winter sleigh ride on ice
One Horse Open Sleigh: A History of “Jingle Bells”
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The Five-Minute Guide to Building Your Off-Grid Bolthole (Video)

Watch a timelapse video of Canadian outdoorsman Shawn James handcrafting his off-grid cabin in the Ontario backwoods.

Cowtastrophe by Jason Scull

Jason Scull: Cowboy Artist

Jason Scull grew up in a family that farmed and ranched on the fringes of the South Texas brush country. Scull's life with cattle and horses coupled with his respect for the culture of the American West have shaped and continue to inspire the direction of his art.

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Your Field Guide for Spring Morel Mushroom Hunting

Shooters in camo and blaze orange aren’t the only ones getting primed for the spring hunting season. Warmer temps spell the arrival of these tasty fungal fruits of the field.

Best dog breeds for the outdoors: Labrador retriever in aspen grove

8 Dog Breeds That Are Perfect for the Outdoor Lifestyle

To celebrate all that is wonderful about our canine partners in adventure, here are eight of our favorite dog breeds made for the outdoors.

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An Aerial State of the Union

We’ll leave discussion of the country’s direction and progress to the President and his Republican and Democratic counterparts. Instead, here’s an aerial view of the United States by a filmmaker who took a tour across this diverse and beautiful land to capture its best angles from a drone’s-eye view.

Field of Texas bluebonnets: Best places to see spring wildflowers

Blooming Wonderful: 6 Great Places to Enjoy Spring Wildflowers

After what's been a brutal and particularly cold winter for many parts of the country, we're ready for spring. Here are our picks for the best places to enjoy spring wildflowers!

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Guide to the Best Wading Boots & Gear for Female Anglers

Our guide to the best women-specific boots and wading gear for fly-fishing, whether you're hiking mountain streams or casting at your local lake.

Airbnb Hawaii Experiences program

Airbnb Expands “Experiences” Program to Hawaii

Airbnb announced today the addition of a new “Hawaii experiences” program, extending coverage for its popular Trips platform to 50 markets around the world. The popular community-sharing site continues to enhance new economic opportunities for its network of hosts in more rural parts of the country.

Best fishing lodges: Dunton Hot Springs, Colorado

7 Best Fishing Lodges for North America’s Most Epic Fly-Fishing Experiences

These seven outdoor-focused lodges serve as base camp to some of the continent's best fly-fishing adventures, as well as offering comfort and amenities for when you're not out on the water!

Best burger joints in Texas

Burgers on the Way: Where to Find the Best Burger in Texas

Burgher-Ray Ranch Sales' Harlan Ray dishes on his favorite burger joints throughout the state of Texas.

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Clint Orms: Crafting a Legacy

The handcrafted originality and quality of Clint Orms’ handmade belt buckles, bracelets and other pieces uniquely reflect Texas’ proud cowboy heritage.

Property for Sale Near Ski Resorts

Sick!: Epic Property For Sale Near the Country’s Best Ski Resorts

To get you in the mood for the coming 2017-18 ski season, here’s a look at some of the finest property for sale near some of the country’s best ski resorts.

off-grid living guide

Off-Grid Living: A Guide to Outdoor Living in Upstate New York

Since the beginning, Christmas and Associates has worked with many customers to set up their own small, self-sufficient camps. Helping people build a remote camp that is completely energy independent and comfortable is easy, affordable and rewarding.

Time: The Lost Equity

Owning wild land presents a lot of opportunities to exist in a different context with exponentially older variables.

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The Rise of the Natural Wine Movement

If you keep abreast of wine developments in the press, you’ll have noticed the latest trend polarizing opinion in the wine world: natural wine.

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Q&A with Dry Farm Wines Founder Todd White

We sat down with Dry Farm Wines founder Todd White to discuss the rise of the natural wine movement in recent years and the benefits of these wines over their traditional counterparts.

Best national parks for fall foliage: Shenandoah National Park

8 National Parks with Beautiful Autumn Leaves

Autumn really is an especially scenic time of year and there’s no better place to take in the changing of fall leaves than at one of the national parks.

Theodore Roosevelt conservation legacy

Raising Roosevelts: The Next Generation of Wildlife Conservation

Theodore Roosevelt’s contributions to wildlife conservation and land stewardship are monumental. Now it is up to the present generation to preserve the wildlife and land for those generations to come, just as Roosevelt did.

monarch butterfly migration

Where to See the Monarch Butterfly Migration

The Animal Kingdom is about to see the start of one of its most spectacular annual events: the migration of millions of fluttering monarch butterflies on their way to winter nesting zones in Mexico's Sierra Madre Mountains.

Where to see 2017 solar eclipse

Best Places to See the 2017 Solar Eclipse

August 21 will bring the remarkable sight of a complete solar eclipse traversing the United States from Oregon to South Carolina. Here's where to watch.