Items by Peter Shelton

Five windshield visions
Five windshield visions
A Western road trip is full of the unexpected
The monastery of pure landscape
The monastery of pure landscape
The long, lonesome journey across the Great Basin on U.S. Highway 6 is Western driving at its best.
Monkey wrenchers keep on keeping on
Monkey wrenchers keep on keeping on
Ed Abbey's pugnacious spirit lives on in eco-activists like Tim DeChristopher, who quietly sabotaged a Utah BLM energy-lease auction.
The legacy of the 10th Mountain men
Peter Shelton spends a day skiing and reminiscing with the veterans of the Army’s 10th Mountain Division.
Convenience is making life unlivable
A new City Market could change Ridgway, Colo.
Not with bangs or whimpers, but with luxuries
"Perfect skipping stones" sold in the Early Winters catalogue provide the strongest single piece of evidence yet that Western civilization is collapsing on itself like a dwarf star.