We aim to provide something for every
equine enthusiast at bchcalifornia.org.
Members, non members, back country,
front country, you name it!!!!!!

Preserve, Protect & Maintain

Our Educational Flyer Page provides information ranging from
Black Bear Sense to Common Sense! Gentle guidance for Gentle Use of
Wilderness Trails with your livestock!

Join BCHC! New members are always welcome.
Check our membership area for complete details and a
membership application.


2015 BCHC Lucky Calendars

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BCHC is now selling raffle tickets for our 2015 lucky calendar drawings. Please contact your local unit to purchase
your raffle ticket! Tickets are $25 each.

Units please direct any questions to Lynn Joiner!

Lynn Joiner

Thank You 2013 Rendezvous Sponsors!

BCHC Signs Letter of Partnership Intent with PCTA
PCT Letter of Partnership Intent

See Who We Are and What We Do!

BCHA Press Release:
2011 Back Country Horsemen of America Double Diamond Award

Novice Pack Trip Hosted by the High Sierra Unit

Objectives and Purpose
of the Backcountry Horsemen of California
from the BCHC Bylaws

To improve and promote the use, care and development of California backcountry trails, campsites, streams and meadows; to advocate good trail manners.

To promote the conservation and utilization of our backcountry resources in concert with livestock transportation.

To keep the backcountry trails and forage areas open to horsemen on all public lands.

To keep current information before the Corporation membership and its local Units regarding new legislation or management plans related to government regulations of the backcountry.

To support or oppose new proposals, plans and restrictions as related to the interest of horsemen and those persons interested in recreational stock use and enjoying the backcountry.

To promote the interest of people who, due to health or physical factors, need
transportation other than by foot on backcountry trails.

To assist in keeping the public informed of the vital need for a clean backcountry.

To promote a working relationship with and keep the work and interests of the Corporation before our local, state and federal officials.

To assist in the formation and continuation of local Units to carry out these purposes.

To promote public awareness and interest in the historical aspect of horsemen and stock in the backcountry and to help educate backcountry users on ways to use the trail and forage in a manner that conserves the backcountry resources.




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