Wanderlust

The landscapes of the West that take our breath away are around every corner.


Where to go this weekend: Taos, NM

Long renowned for its art, this mountain town blossoms in the summer, with beautiful hikes and alfresco eats. Christopher Hall explores the Southwestern town. 

Book now: 10 dreamy cabin escapes for fall

Every autumn it happens: By the time the weather chills, and it occurs to me that I want to escape to a cozy cabin in the woods—it’s too late to book one. This year, I’m vowing not to let that happen. I’m planning now for my fall getaway.

Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort’s founder turns 100, and he only stopped skiing a few years ago

Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort founder Dave McCoy turns 100 today, and to celebrate, he’s launching a $100 for 100 campaign through his Mammoth Lakes Foundation, the non-profit he founded to support higher education in the Eastern Sierra.

Just in time for Labor Day, a secret Frank Lloyd Wright in the Sierra Nevada

We thought we knew all of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Western masterworks, from the Hollyhock House to the Marin County Civic Center to, of course, Taliesin West. But we’d never heard of the Nakoma Resort’s clubhouse, an hour’s drive north of Truckee in California’s Eastern Sierra. Which is strange—after all, look at the place!