Cave Spring Camp, Canyonlands, UT

In the late 1800s, the most important industry in the Western United States was the cattle and sheep business. Ranchers would roam the countryside looking for pastures where their livestock to graze. Around 1890, they began bringing their herds into Canyonlands National Park (though it wasn’t a park at the time). Since the area was […]

Texas Cattle Drive

The first place the McBs took us was to the old stockyard in downtown Fort Worth. Twice a day they have a little cattle drive re-enactment where several cowboys (and a cowgirl) herd a bunch of longhorns around the block. It takes some real skill for the handlers to keep those long horns from scratching […]