Have you gone on your summer vacation yet? If not, it is probably coming up soon. Besides figuring out activities to do, sights to see, and the best food to eat in the area, you need to think about what you are going to pack. If you are headed off to Nashville or down to Texas, then you need some country vacation outfits.
Visit Historic Trails West in Mills, Wyoming. With these authentic wooden wheeled covered wagons, you can travel in the actual footsteps of the pioneers. The historic wagon treks are perfect for people of all ages. Historic Trails West offers 2 or 4-hour wagon treks, as well as 1, 3, and 5-day historic passes where they travel on the actual Oregon, California, and Pony Express Trails.
Have a Gold Prospecting Adventure in Jamestown, California. For more than 40 years, Gold Prospecting Adventures has hosted many amazing gold mining adventures for people of all ages. The gold mining guides at Gold Prospecting Adventures are dressed in character, which will aid in giving you the best California gold rush you could ever have!
Explore the Grand Canyon in Arizona. If you’re ready to throw on your cowboy boots and western style clothes and feel like a real cowboy or cowgirl, the Grand Canyon is one of the most iconic spots to hike through. Explore gorges, ridges, rock formations, and much more to experience the Wild West.
Learn at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody, Wyoming. Of the five museums that showcase the American West, the Buffalo Bill Center of the West is the place where you can learn the authentic story of the American West in far more ways than one. If you’ve ever imagined yourself right in the middle of old American West, you’ll find it at the museum.
Feel Like You’re in a Movie at the Goldfield Ghost Town in Arizona. From historic buildings, a shooting gallery, an antique train, goldmines, staged gunfights, and more, you can completely live out your Wild Wild West dream at the Goldfield Ghost Town. Tour the historic Mammoth Gold Mine and visit the Goldfield Museum to experience the Wild West.
Sheplers, your one stop shop for cowboy boots and western style clothes, encourages you to go all out when attempting to live out the experiences of the Wild West. Is the town big enough for the two of us? You betcha.
Summer isn’t too far away and that means it’s time to start planning your next summer vacation. Why not take a road trip across the great USA? Sheplers doesn’t just offer western apparel! From the east coast to the west coast and everything in between, we have put together a comprehensive list of the best All-American road trip destinations.
One of the most historic roads in the country, Route 66 stretches from Chicago to Los Angeles, snaking through Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico and Arizona on the way. The road stretches 2,500 miles from end to end and while it’s been renovated over the years, you can still see signs of the historic road on your journey. Put on your favorite western apparel and embrace the old west. Stay the night in hot spots like St. Louis, Missouri or Flagstaff, Arizona or check out the route’s more unique aspects in New Mexico. Explore the old west and middle America as it was made to be explored- in a car!
Getting from Maine to Florida in a car doesn’t require you to take I-95. Route 1 runs from Maine to Florida and stops in hundreds of towns and cities from New England to the South. Many travelers make it a point to drive US 1 from northern Florida to the keys and enjoy the 545-mile trip through coastline views all the way to the Florida Keys.
Pacific Coast Highway – State Route 1
Not to be outdone, California’s State Route 1 offers some of the best road trip views in the country. From sea lions, whale watching, breathtaking cliffs and coastal views, you can enjoy everything that California has to offer. Start in the Northern part of California and drive South to Los Angeles to take in the breathtaking views as they should be seen.
If you have found yourself with travel plans this winter, then luggage is likely on your list of priorities. Sheplers’ cowboy luggage is amongst the finest quality and style luggage that you are likely to find.
Hard Shell Hat Cans
If you are traveling with your cowboy hat, you need to take care of it with the same care you give it every day. The Sheplers’ single hat cans and double stack hat cans are exactly what you need. These rigid cases form a protective encasing around your cowboy hat or hats, and keep them in their original condition. These cases are the quintessential cowboy luggage necessity.
Lake Tahoe Sports Bag
For the gentleman out there, the Bandana by American West Charcoal Lake Tahoe Sports Bag is the perfect choice for stylish and classy cowboy luggage. The bag is available in light or dark brown and the quality speaks for itself.
Of course, when you are traveling you want to keep yourself connected to that wild world around you, so Sheplers American West Leather Laptop Briefcase is how you can carry around your laptop in true cowboy style. The detail in the leather work is incredible!
Zip Leather Rodeo Bag
For ladies or gentleman, the American West Fancy Zip Leather Rodeo Bag is the top of the line, American made leather bag. It’s sturdy, beautifully made and it embodies the style of the American west. The bag is only available in tan brown because the work put into each one takes a lot of time. The designs are beautiful and unmatched!