Backcountry Hunters & Anglers

Public Land Protection Organization

"Public lands are one of our greatest assets, and BHA is leading the charge in ensuring public lands stay in public hands for hunters, anglers, hikers and anyone who enjoys wildlife and wild places. Getting involved, informed and taking action is key to keeping these lands accessible now and for generations to follow. The pursuits and passions of us here at MYSTERY RANCH align perfectly with those of BHA."

- Tim Hoffer, Sales Manager - Hunting, MYSTERY RANCH

Backcountry Hunters & Anglers is the sportsmen’s voice for our public lands, waters and wildlife with three main areas: sustaining and expanding public access to great places to hunt and fish; advocating for the conservation of critical fish and wildlife habitat; and working to uphold and promote ethical conduct afield and the principles of fair chase. BHA serves everyone who appreciates having access to wild public lands and waters – whether you’re a hunter, angler, camper, backpacker, hiker, birder or whatever.

"Being a part of BHA is incredible. I’ve never met anyone that I wouldn’t want to spend time in the field – or on the water – with. BHA members are ethical, love the challenge of wild places and are willing to step up to protect the wild places we love and are the envy of the rest of the world."

- Grant Alban, BHA

BHA and MYSTERY RANCH have worked together for several years. BHA and our members support MYSTERY RANCH because MYSTERY RANCH promotes conservation of wild places and because the packs they make are equal to the challenge of the backcountry.

You can get involved with Backcountry Hunters & Anglers by joining at Or you can find your local state chapter on Facebook and meet some members at a pint night in your area.