Star Struck

We are proud of Cowboy’s reputation of introducing people well worth knowing, and this time, we’re featuring a few of the many talented women who perform on stages big or small — with no fear of falling. Doris Daley Elevating Poetry to New Heights Text Bernadette Ducharme Wood Fires & Cowboy Songs Text Madison MacDonald …

Saturday Night

Out from the ranch on a Saturday night, Ridin’ a hawse that’s a shootin’ star, Close on the flanks of the flyin’ daylight, Racin’ with dark for the J L Bar. Fox-trot and canter will do for the day; It’s a gallop, my love, when I’m ridin’ your way. Up the arroyo the trippin’ hoofs …

Helmer Creek Cabin

Photography by Jager & Kokemor Photography. The cabin used to have more interior walls, but back in Bryn’s bachelor days he tore some of them out and burnt them for firewood. After the wedding, it wasn’t long before the cabin had complete walls again. “I’m not sure how long it took to build,” says Bonny, …

Legendary Driver: Dave Lewis

Dave Lewis was born to Joseph and Emily Lewis in Grande Prairie, Alta., on September 3, 1936. His love of horses began at a very young age, and as a youngster Dave started jockeying his father’s racehorses. Through the encouragement of World Champion Chuckwagon driver Ralph Vigen, 1965 saw Dave assemble his first chuckwagon outfit. In 1967 he joined the Canadian …