New DIVIDE from MYSTERY RANCH

Mystery Ranch DivideBozeman, MT. – MYSTERY RANCH, an industry-leading backpack company, devoted to making mission-specific packs through state-of-the-art load-carrying technologies has added the DIVIDE to their all-new lineup of hunting day packs.

The new DIVIDE is the ultimate day hunting pack for backcountry hunters on the move. It offers a range of carry options and functional expandability to bring home the meat after a successful hunt. Intuitive gear organization and all-day carrying comfort are key to western day hunting. The DIVIDE brings it all together with its ingenious “tri-fold” design and proven 3-ZIP primary packsack. [Read more…]

MYSTERY RANCH Introduces New Line of Western Day Packs

Mystery Ranch LogoBozeman, MT. (Nov 21, 2016) – MYSTERY RANCH, an industry-leading backpack company, devoted to making mission-specific packs through state-of-the-art load-carrying technologies is proud to announce a new line of Western Day Packs to the companies hunting category. [Read more…]

MYSTERY RANCH Teams with 2% for Conservation

Mystery RanchBozeman, MT. – MYSTERY RANCH, an industry-leading backpack company with multiple product lines, focused on function, comfort, quality and durability, recently teamed up with several outdoor brands to host a fundraising event centered around “2% for Conservation”.

2% for Conservation is an organization that solves a critical shortfall in the funding of non-governmental conservation organizations by encouraging businesses to commit to giving back 1% of annual sales and to volunteer 1% of their time to conservation causes. [Read more…]

MYSTERY RANCH: Quality At No Compromise

Mystery Ranch LogoHunt Talk Radio Randy Newberg Unfiltered

Randy Newberg with Hunt Talk Radio Shares the Mic with Dana Gleason, Founder of MYSTERY RANCH Backpacks! [Read more…]

Mystery Ranch Redesigns the Metcalf Backpack Specifically for Hunters

Mystery Ranch MetcalfBozeman, MT – MYSTERY RANCH, an industry-leading pack company with multiple product lines focused on function, comfort, quality and durability, introduces the king of hunting packs—the Metcalf.

As a versatile hunting backpack for multi-day quests into the wilds, the Metcalf features both a large main packsack and a detachable, smaller day lid for quick stalks. [Read more…]

MARSHALL – Mystery Ranch Designs and Builds the Ultimate Backcountry Hunter’s Pack

Mystery Ranch MarshallBozeman, MT – MYSTERY RANCH®, an industry-leading pack company with multiple product lines focused on function, comfort, quality and durability, unveils the do-all pack for those hunters who take the trail less traveled for days on end—the Marshall.

Like its namesake—the Bob Marshall Wilderness—this expedition pack is expansive, accessible and full of surprises, though it carries like a daypack of the smallest proportions, even when loaded to the seams.  [Read more…]

SCAPEGOAT: The Ultimate Daypack from Mystery Ranch

Mystery Ranch ScapegoatBozeman, MT – MYSTERY RANCH®, an industry-leading pack company with multiple product lines focused on function, comfort, quality and durability, introduces the Scapegoat to their all-new 2016 hunting line. The Scapegoat is an agile daypack made specifically for the core gear that is needed during shorter single and half day hunts.

This adaptable, hunting daypack allows you to remain nimble & stealthy through the tightest topography. Nothing makes you feel more one with the woods than trekking effortlessly and silently across demanding terrain. The Scapegoat is specifically designed for this purpose.

With a minimalistic and highly compressible bag, the narrow body-panel framing allows for movement and flexibility, while maintaining a stiff, active frame for those heavier loads. The highly-engineered Traverse system creates a dual-point energy transfer through the waist belt, enhancing your comfort as you move through the Wilderness.

The Scapegoat is the ultimate solution for brief hunts that don’t require an extensive amount of gear. In the same breath, this pack still can handle larger loads and long treks without sacrificing comfort and proper load carriage. [Read more…]

New Guide Light Frame Provides the Backbone for New MYSTERY RANCH Wilderness Series Packs

MYSTERY RANCH Guide Light FrameBozeman, MT – MYSTERY RANCH, an industry-leading pack company with multiple product lines focused on function, comfort, quality and durability, introduces the new Guide Light Frame™ the ultra-light and ultra-strong foundation for the new Wilderness Series of packs designed specifically for hunters.

In designing the 2016 Wilderness Series, MYSTERY RANCH melded decades of pack-building craftsmanship and Load Carriage™ know-how into these purpose-built tools. When shouldering the brutal weight necessary for extraction on a backcountry hunt, sportsmen need more intelligently engineered load-lifting frame and harness technology to provide the edge over gravity. Because —over the long haul—gravity gone unchecked will break you down and lead to premature fatigue. [Read more…]

Mystery Ranch Launches Largest Giveaway to Date

Mystery Ranch LogoBozeman, MT – Mystery Ranch, a pack company with a product line focused on functionality, comfort, quality and durability has recently completed their “Built for the Mission” design story video, which captures the essence of this legendary pack company. In celebration of this release, Mystery Ranch has announced their largest product giveaway yet. [Read more…]

Zing…What was that?

Into High CountryZing…What was that? That was the first season of the best backcountry show on television!

Unless you have been living under a rock, you may have either heard of or watched one of the best hunting shows on television produced by Zing Outdoor Adventures. I recently was able to catch-up with my good friend Jason Matzinger, who is the CEO of Zing Outdoor Adventures and host of Into High Country. We discussed the ride he has had to building one of the best hunting shows on television. [Read more…]