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”

Image of the cabin in the woods
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”
Rogue River Ranch, Oregon

Listing of the Week: Oregon Recreational Retreat with Rogue River Access

Tucked among the pine-covered foothills of southern Oregon's Cascade Mountains, 74-acre Rogue River Ranch is a recreational gem with a quarter-mile of Rogue River frontage.

View of Grand Tetons from Teton Timbers Ranch near Driggs, Idaho

Listing of the Week: Idaho Wilderness Inholding Offers Base Camp for Adventure

As a forest-service inholding, Idaho’s Teton Timbers Ranch is a virtual private wilderness retreat on the doorstep of some of the American West’s best outdoor adventures.

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Pristine Fly-Fishing on the East River Near Crested Butte, Colorado

The Reserve on the East river presents a rare opportunity to own a piece of paradise, or like owning a piece of your own private Yellowstone National Park. There is a peace of mind, and serenity when being surrounded by nature and an abundance of wildlife.

Chip Laughton, Days Afield Photography

Gallery: Outdoor & Wildlife Photography from Chip Laughton

Chip Laughton is a full-time freelance sporting lifestyle photographer, specializing in hunting, fishing and sporting dogs. His images are regularly featured in some of the world's finest outdoor publications.

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North America’s 10 Deadliest Snakes

What is the most venomous snake in the United States? Our partners at OutdoorHub offer a rundown of the ten deadliest snakes in North America.

Best Places to Buy Land for retirement

Where to Buy Land for Retirement

We look at a few of the factors that go into deciding where to invest in land for retirement, and pick out the best states for retirees.

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How to Remove Deer Ticks Safely (Video)

Summer is peak season for nymphal-stage deer ticks, meaning you should be prepared to spot these poppy-seed-sized critters and know how to remove safely.

Blaser F16 shotgun

Blaser Achieves Air Supremacy With Its New F16 Sporter and Game Shotguns

Blaser's new line of affordable F16 shotgun models uphold the original F3's quality, handling and performance, but at less than half the price.

America the Beautiful: Tour the Country from the Skies (Video)

Join us on a tour across the country with CoStar One, CoStar Group's aerial-research aircraft. The plane, equipped with state-of-the-art camera equipment for spotlighting on-the-ground land and property development, has flown over 200,000 miles and canvassed over 14,000 locations across the United States.

6 Airbnb Experiences Where You Can Taste the Land Lifestyle

Want to try experiencing the land lifestyle before you buy? Here's a sampling of unique experiences on Airbnb that will give you a taste.

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Buying Guide for Lawn and Garden Tractors

Written by Fran Donegan Unless you are in it for the exercise, a large expanse of grass that needs to ...

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Welcome Home: Sunlit Architecture Company Profile

Sunlit Architecture, a long-established firm located in Crested Butte, Colorado, specializes in high-end custom residences and resort-oriented architecture.

The Guadalupe River: A Comprehensive Overview

The name Guadalupe has been applied to the present river, at least in its lower course, since 1689, when the stream was so named by Alonso De León.

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The History of the “War-Welding Cowboy”

A look at the history of the Texas ranch welder, from the post-Civil War years up to today's skilled and creative artisans.

Q&A with Nature Photographer Larry Ditto

TEXAS LAND magazine recently sat down for a chat with Larry Ditto, a full-time nature photographer for the past 15 years

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Nature Photography: A Natural Fit for Landowners

While a picture is worth a thousand words, a nature photography operation can be worth thousands of dollars to landowners.

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Five Hollywood Films That Can Actually Help You Survive in the Wild

With Oscars season upon us, we take a look at five Hollywood movies where wilderness survival goes beyond CGI special effects.

Five Popular Weather Proverbs Explained

Every outdoor enthusiast should have at least a basic idea of how weather works and be able to make short-term predictions.

How to Protect Yourself Against North America’s Most Dangerous Predators

Bears, wolves, and cougars may be a sight to behold from a distance, but up close they can be rather frightening. Here's what to do if your wildlife encounter becomes more than just a photo op.

10 Things to Know About Deer Senses

Here are 10 basic but useful facts about deer senses for you to mull over the next time you find yourself sitting in a treestand wondering why that buck just bolted.