Photographers' Blog

Montana’s fading cowboy culture

May 9, 2012

By Jim Urquhart

“It’s been a wild ride. Thank you.”

And with that Renee and Kail Mantle closed a chapter of American history. On Sunday the husband and wife team held the closing ceremonies to end the last of 11 horse drives they have completed with their company, Montana Horses, after racing over 300 horses through the western outpost of Three Forks, Montana.

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Photographer Jim Urquhart covers the Montana Horse’s spring drive. Image courtesy of Kyle Hausmann-Stokes