How To Be a Responsible User While Climbing

It’s that time of year again when rock climbers rejoice. The snow is melting, the sun is growing higher in the sky and the temperatures are rising, ever so slowly. It doesn’t matter if you’ve been training in the climbing gym all winter or if you've put climbing on the back burner for a few months, we all can agree that heading outside to your favorite crag with a couple of friends is a great way to grow your climbing skills as well as disconnect from the routine of life.

Father’s Day Gift Guide

This Father's Day, forget ties and socks - it's time to treat the most important man in your life to gear that matches his adventurous spirit. At MYSTERY RANCH, we know dads come in all shapes and sizes, but they all share one thing in common: a thirst for excitement and a love of the great outdoors.

Mother’s Day Gift Guide

With Mother's Day just around the corner, it's time to find the perfect gift for the woman who gave you life and taught you how to tie your shoes. Look no further than MYSTERY RANCH's range of durable, high-quality packs and gear.

Spring 2024 Drops

Spring calls for lightweight agility, and MYSTERY RANCH, renowned for our top-tier, load-bearing packs and gear, now introduces a new era of lightweight precision. Crafted for the most discerning adventurers, our latest line ensures you no longer have to choose between lightness and comfort.

Packing for a Girls-Only Backpacking Sheep Hunt with Rachel Ahtila.

Give a girl a pair of boots, and she can conquer the world… but first let’s pack her bags!

Beyond the Pages: MYSTERY RANCH Ambassador John Huston Relives Amundsen’s Epic Expedition

In 2005, MYSTERY RANCH Brand Ambassador, John Huston, got a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity--recreating Roald Amundsen's 1911 expedition to the South Pole. John provides a reflection on the trip that remains a cherished highlight for him almost two decades later.

Backcountry Safety and Communications Part 2: Mission Planning and Decision Making

In Part 1 of this two-part series on backcountry safety, published by MYSTERY RANCH in January, we discussed the importance of making a basic trip plan and a communication contingency plan. Here we are going to get into mission planning and decision-making practices to keep your trip on track and in control even if things go awry.

MYSTERY RANCH 2023 Giving Impact

At MYSTERY RANCH, our commitment to giving back extends beyond mere words—we believe in tangible impact. As we reflect on the strides made in 2023, this summary encapsulates the profound outcomes our support has facilitated for the nonprofits we proudly champion.

Holiday Recipes with Lindsey Browne Davis: Jalapeno + Paprika Cornbread

In our house, cornbread goes with anything. We of course like to enjoy it as a classic side to soups and stews, and then stretch the leftovers into breakfast by enjoying a slice with a fried egg. Here is a simple way to enjoy your cornbread with a little extra color and spice with this take on a country classic.

Holiday Recipes with Lindsey Browne Davis: Green Chile Venison Stew

As winter sets in, nothing satisfies quite like a large pot of stew that warms both home and belly. This recipe is inspired by a dear friend of mine, Amanda, who lives in the southwest and has taught me the way of the green chile.