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The Scope – May 2022

I have to admit, outside of deer season May is my favorite month.  It just feels like winter is officially behind us, summer is right in front of us and we can start to really make plans for October ...

May 6th, 2022|0 Comments

Hunter Access Survey Results

This commentary serves as an accompaniment to the full Hunter Access Survey published by the American Hunting Lease Association. The Hunter Access Survey was created and distributed to a wide array of hunters from across the country. The ...

May 2nd, 2022|0 Comments

Supporting Delta Waterfowl

FISHERS, IN – American Hunting Lease Association is proud to support Delta Waterfowl, a conservation organization that focuses on duck production, habitat conservation, science-based research and the HunteR3 initiative.  They work to produce ducks and secure the future of ...

May 1st, 2022|0 Comments

Protecting Access To Private Property

Protecting access to private property like this beautiful farm is all we do. That's all we want to do. We work hard to make sure that the process is simple, that the product is professional, and that the cost is ...

April 26th, 2022|0 Comments

Support For Sportsmen’s Alliance

FISHERS, IN – American Hunting Lease Association is proud to continue its support of the Sportsmen’s Alliance which has supported the organization since 2018. “The American Hunting Lease Association is proud to have supported the Sportsman’s Alliance and their ...

April 19th, 2022|0 Comments

Conditioning For The Hunting Season

As winter is giving way to spring and warmer weather, there are many preparations that hunters will start thinking about for their fall hunting season.  Game cameras strategically placed to trend patterns, food plots planted, tree stands hung, limbs ...

March 31st, 2022|0 Comments

This Is All We Do

Doing our part to make hunting private property easy and simple is all we do at the American Hunting Lease Association. We know what's important. Adding your landowners for free. That makes a difference. We're not going to charge you a fee. Adding ...

March 15th, 2022|0 Comments

Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry

FISHERS, IN - American Hunting Lease Association is proud to support Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry, an organization that focuses on providing food for those who are in need of food to feed their families.  Working with local farmers ...

February 17th, 2022|0 Comments

The Hunter Access Survey

This report and the related survey were created and distributed to provide a clearer picture of the methods and overall satisfaction of the way hunters access their hunting grounds. Hunter access is often discussed by hunting organizations and industry ...

February 7th, 2022|0 Comments

AHLA Supporting Catch A Dream

FISHERS, IN - American Hunting Lease Association is proud to support Catch-A-Dream Foundation, an organization that focuses on granting outdoor adventures to children from across the United States.   The support that AHLA provides will help enhance the outdoor adventures for ...

February 2nd, 2022|0 Comments

Choose Your Start Date

Whether you're in the turkey woods in a spring or a tree stand in the fall, your hunting lease insurance should work for you, not the insurance company. That's why the American Hunting Lease Association, we have a policy that ...

February 1st, 2022|0 Comments

Hunting With Kids

If you are an avid hunter, chances are that you’ll want to pass hunting traditions down to your children. You may already have an idea of how hunting will fit into your life and how you want to introduce them ...

January 17th, 2022|0 Comments

Are You Ready for a Hunting Lease?

The following is the first in a five-part series of informative articles written for hunters of all experience levels, passions, and expectations. From your first thought of a hunting lease to the moment you send an arrow or bullet in ...

September 9th, 2021|0 Comments

Vacant Land Insurance – A Complete Guide

Vacant Land Insurance – Do I need it? If you own a home, then you are aware of the financial burden that is homeowners insurance. It protects the buildings and any personal belongings that are on your property.  Additionally, this ...

August 10th, 2021|0 Comments

Wild Week in Hunting| Angler Edition!

Wild Week in Hunting This week's edition is a good one… The summer months are here, which means one thing. WATer. From boating to fishing to bow fishing, we have got you covered this week. `#1 BOWFISHING My Farm for ...

June 25th, 2021|0 Comments

5 Summer Hunts to Keep You Busy!

Well, summer is finally here.  A time that can be a double-edged sword for many hunters. The time in between deer and turkey season is confusing. Should you just be prepping for next season? Or is there something else you ...

June 17th, 2021|0 Comments

100 Harnesses, 100 Days| Giveaway

At the American Hunting Lease Association, the premier hunting lease insurance company, access to hunting land and keeping hunters and landowners safe is what we do. Not only do we have the most simple purchase process and the best coverage ...

June 16th, 2021|0 Comments

Wild Week in Hunting – 6/11

For this week's edition, it is all videos! Usually, we will feature some of our favorite blogs, recipes, and anything else hunting-related. But who doesn’t love videos! #1 HUNTING An ABANDONED Quarry w/FLAIR: Catch ‘N Cook (MASSIVE HOGS!!) In this ...

June 11th, 2021|0 Comments

Catch-A-Dream| Elk Hunt Giveaway

WIN A FREE NEW MEXICO ELK HUNT ENTER FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN A DREAM HUNT The Catch-A-Dream Foundation has put together an amazing New Mexico elk hunt for 2 hunters and we are making this available in a raffle ...

June 8th, 2021|0 Comments

Video: Crazy DEER crashes into a living room wall

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1eaW0gHJ26U Here at the American Hunting Lease Association, we are always on the lookout for crazy videos featuring our favorite animals. Crazy encounters with deer are not uncommon at all. I often find myself stumbling across compilations of them ...

June 8th, 2021|0 Comments

Wild Week In Hunting – 6/4

This series focuses on showcasing some of the most exciting and interesting stories across the internet. Centered around hunting/fishing/outdoors, this is the place for your weekly dose of hunting content. #1 Get a Covid Vaccine, Win A Free Gun Leave ...

June 4th, 2021|0 Comments

6 Facts About Summer Antler Growth

Antlers. A word that makes any hunter's ears perk up. For some, antlers are what really drive hunting and inspires hunters to continue the never-ending search for a bigger buck. Since it is June and the off-season for Deer. I ...

June 3rd, 2021|0 Comments

5 Reasons to Get Started in Hunting

Why Get started in Hunting For those of us who didn’t grow up in a multi-generational hunting family, how to even approach the idea of starting hunting can be confusing. But the reason WHY you should start hunting should not ...

May 27th, 2021|0 Comments

5 Wild Game Favorites for Memorial Day

This weekend is race weekend for everyone around the country, but especially here in Indianapolis! We decided to compile a list of some of our race day favorite with a twist! All recipes shown are designed to be eaten with ...

May 26th, 2021|0 Comments

Lessons Learned Shed Hunting.

We're hunting out of a shed? When I was told that I would be going shed hunting, the first thing I thought was, “cool, we are going to hunt out of a shed.” Apparently, that is not the kind of ...

May 21st, 2021|0 Comments

What Land Insurance Do I Need?

Chances are, if you searched for information or guidance on which type of insurance policy (hunting lease or vacant land) was best suited to protect you and your property, you have landed here. Good news! You have come to the ...

May 19th, 2021|0 Comments

Defining Vacant Land

Confusion on how some land is described or identified by mortgage lenders and/or insurance companies is understandable. Even they don’t fully agree with what terms best describe land with no improvements or residents living on it. Leaving many people with ...

May 14th, 2021|0 Comments

Wild Week in Hunting – 5/14

80-Year-Old Retired Nurse Shoots Buck from Kitchen Window, and More Deer Hunting News https://www.realtree.com/brow-tines-and-backstrap/80-year-old-retired-nurse-shoots-buck-from-kitchen-window-and-more-deer   Hunting as a TEAM! - Kentucky PUBLIC LAND Hardwoods!   I have relly been enjoying this channels videos, funny banter and good frineds. Everything you ...

May 14th, 2021|0 Comments

How Much Does Vacant Land Insurance Cost?

  Whether you have recently purchased your dream property. Are a longtime landowner that enjoys sharing access with your friends and family. Or you have likely learned that owning land comes with a handful of additional costs. Some of these ...

May 10th, 2021|0 Comments

Prevent Trespassing On Your Vacant Land

If you own vacant land, you should be fully aware that trespassing is a crime. As a landowner, you should proactively prevent unauthorized people from using, abusing, or stealing from your property. In addition, accidents happen, and you do not ...

May 6th, 2021|0 Comments

Wild Week In Hunting – 5/7

#1. Liechtenstein prince suspected of trophy hunting giant brown bear in Romania I am not totally sure that I knew Liechtenstein was a country… but apparently, Europe has a problem with famous people poaching too! https://www.nydailynews.com/news/world/ny-liechtenstein-prince-kills-romania-bear-20210505-lt5prdb26vcnzbflsnq2xna5li-story.html   #2. The 21 ...

May 6th, 2021|0 Comments

5 Tips for Buying Vacant Land

Banks and Mortgage providers often require vacant land insurance Due to the extremely low inventory of existing homes, many people are looking at buying a lot of raw land to build a new home. Are you actively looking to buy ...

May 6th, 2021|0 Comments

Wild Week in Hunting – 4/30

#1 Best New Deer Hunting Technology It's 2021 and hunting appears to be going digital! Don’t get left behind, see what new technologies are changing the game https://www.petersenshunting.com/editorial/best-new-deer-hunting-technology/376248   #2 Two Men Charged for Poaching Wolves From Helicopter Poaching wolves ...

April 30th, 2021|0 Comments

Wild Week IN Hunting 4/23/202

  #1. In honor of all the opening days for turkeys, check out this awesome turkey hunting video! Made by the popular youtube channel, “The Hunting Public” these guys do an awesome job and have fun doing it! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0iS7L9Vlxsc ...

April 23rd, 2021|0 Comments

Wild Week in Hunting 4/16

#1. He found what in the river? Well, this one is ….crazy to see. While out on a fishing trip, this angler came across something you don’t often see floating in a river. And no it's not just a garbage ...

April 16th, 2021|0 Comments

Wild Week In Hunting 4/9

Wild Week in Hunting 4/9 Kicking off a new blog series going over some of the craziest, most unique, and all around interesting things going on in hunting from around the world. From viral videos to heart warming stories, this ...

April 9th, 2021|0 Comments

Pittman Robertson Act

In 1937 Franklin Roosevelt signed into law the PR Act that provided an 11% excise tax on all firearms and ammunition. (it has since been amended to add archery equipment to the list of taxable items) These considerable funds were ...

March 11th, 2021|0 Comments

Preserve the American Dream

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BRiAw3jDPXs Preserve the Dream At the American Hunting Lease Association, we have understood how amazing the opportunity to own your land has always been. Which is why we work hard to insure that our landowners are backed by the strongest ...

February 16th, 2021|0 Comments

Hunters Insurance

The truth about hunting leases is that there just isn’t much downside for any of the parties involved. Landowners realize additional revenue while controlling hunter numbers, reducing trespassing issues and creating much safer hunting conditions. Hunters are thrilled to gain ...

February 10th, 2021|1 Comment

Fishing: Guide Coverage

.Let’s be honest, taking someone bass fishing for the day can be hard work! Whether your teaching your 5-year-old to bait a hook for the first time. Or you are giving your guests an unforgettable day on the water ...

February 4th, 2021|0 Comments

Want to hunt more? Hunt coyotes.

  We have all seen coyotes while we were deer hunting. Is there anything more frustrating than hearing footsteps from your stand only to turn and see a coyote trotting through your set up? These dogs are definitely not “man’s ...

January 13th, 2021|0 Comments

Purchasing Land Insurance for Vacant Land

Vacant Land If you own property that is vacant and undeveloped, you may be left open to unnecessary risks and liability. In order to protect yourself and your investment, you should purchase vacant land insurance. The American Hunting Lease Association has ...

February 19th, 2020|0 Comments

Do I Need Insurance on Vacant Land?

If you own property you have probably had the thought before – “what happens if someone gets injured on my land?” It doesn’t matter if the guest was invited or a trespasser, if they are injured on your property ...

February 3rd, 2020|0 Comments

AHLA Statement on VA Senate Bill NO. 774

  The American Hunting Lease Association, in response to the newly filed Virginia Senate Bill NO. 774 (excerpt below), stands firmly opposed to any laws prohibiting or limiting the freedoms or rights of American hunters. SENATE BILL NO. 774 Offered ...

January 20th, 2020|0 Comments

Landowner Liability Concerns

Whether you are a bird watcher, a forester, a conservationist or hunter, the dream of owning your own piece of ground for recreation can be the realization of a life spent working and saving so that one day you ...

January 17th, 2020|0 Comments

2019-2020 AHLA Photo Contest

After an incredible contest last year we are excited to announce the rules for The American Hunting Lease Association's Photo Contest for the 2019-2020 season! Send us your photos and be ready to vote on our Facebook page for the winners! Read ...

January 1st, 2020|0 Comments

2019 Holiday Buyer’s Guide

Here's a list for those hunters on your shopping list this holiday season! Whether you send this list to your family as a guide, or you have some hunters on your own list, these gifts are sure to be a ...

December 5th, 2019|0 Comments

Happy Veteran’s Day!

This Veteran's Day we want to give thanks to all of those who have served and are currently serving. We thank you for your bravery and sacrifice so that we could live safely and enjoy the freedoms that you protect ...

November 11th, 2019|0 Comments

How Does Leasing Work?

How Does it Work How does the hunting Lease work? What is a hunting Lease? What's the true definition of it? It's simple. It's just an agreement between a landowner and a group of hunters or hunter. Down south, ...

October 7th, 2019|0 Comments

How Affordable is Leasing?

I'll tell you a story and you can tell pretty quickly whether or not you want to spend your money. if you tell your wife or your significant other “Hey, I'm just going to spend $5,000 dollars.” That isn't ...

October 3rd, 2019|0 Comments

AHLA + FHFH Partnership

The American Hunting Lease Association is proud to be partnering with Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry as they continue their work providing meat for families in need! FHFH is the only venison donation ministry actively setting up chapters across the nation ...

October 1st, 2019|0 Comments

The 2019 Hunter Access Survey Results

This March we sent out a survey to hunters all throughout the industry to find out more info on how they access their hunting lands and how satisfied they are with their experiences. We received over 2000 responses from hunters from all ...

September 17th, 2019|0 Comments

August Policies Are SO Last Month…

Hunting season is almost here! If you've been waiting until the start of the season to purchase your hunting liability insurance you now have the option to get a full year's worth of coverage! The American Hunting Lease Association ...

September 9th, 2019|0 Comments

5 Ways To Lose Your Lease

Whether you’ve been on your lease for 5 months or 5 years, there is always that possibility that this is your last year on that property. There are plenty of reasons for a landowner not renewing your lease; their ...

July 26th, 2019|0 Comments

Is Hunter Access an Issue?

The Following Text Transcription Is an Excerpt From The American Hunting Podcast Episode 001: You Can Find The Entire Conversation Here  So what about access? You know, when I talk to people who say access is the problem. It's the biggest issue ...

October 14th, 2018|0 Comments

An Addiction in The Making

It’s crazy how a crisp autumn breeze hitting your face as you step outside can change a person’s mindset. Some wish for longer summers. Some think about the upcoming holiday season. And others get a feeling like no one else. ...

September 12th, 2018|0 Comments

TSSA Press Release

ROANOKE, Va. -- September is tree Stand Safety Awareness Month and is the month that most hunters head back to the woods to hang stands in preparation for the upcoming hunting season. Tree Stand Safety Awareness Foundation’s (TSSA) mission is ...

September 12th, 2018|0 Comments

5 Mistakes You DO NOT Want To Make

Ready to Hang Stands?   5 Mistakes You DO NOT Want To Make.   If you are like most hunters across the country, you likely hunted some during the late season and even more likely noticed a few trails or ...

July 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Never Too Late To Start Hunting: The American Hunting Lease Association Has The Tools For You

I grew up in your typical storybook small town. The kind where there is just one stop light and corn fields as far as you can see. Growing up I always enjoyed spending time outdoors exploring the unknown. As I grew up me and my friends stayed busy with all sorts of typical activities: like sports, fishing or anything that would keep me and my friends entertained and of course my parents driving us back and forth. But one thing that my friends were doing always piqued my interest. . .

March 20th, 2018|0 Comments

The Liability Factor

Whenever you're involved in a hunting lease, be you a landowner or a hunter, it's crucial that you go over the issue of liability before anything is signed.

February 21st, 2018|0 Comments

The Unknown Dangers Of Hunting And How To Prevent Them

October 1 being the beginning of hunting season in Indiana brings excitement for hunters, but also dangers. September is tree stand safety awareness month, which gives the Tree Stand Safety Awareness Foundation (TSSA) an opportunity to educate hunters right before heading out to their favorite hunting spot.

December 12th, 2017|0 Comments

The Truth about Hunting Leases

The truth about hunting leases is that there just isn’t much downside for any of the parties involved. Landowners realize additional revenue while controlling hunter numbers, reducing trespassing issues and creating much safer hunting conditions. Hunters are thrilled to gain ...

August 15th, 2017|0 Comments

What We Do

2016 may have come to an end, but the AHLA is just getting started! Crouched in the snow, deep in a southeastern Kentucky holler last week, I sat glassing the opposite hillside for anything that resembled an elk. Conditions were ...

January 19th, 2017|0 Comments

The Hunting Trade Show

It wasn’t long ago that the thought of January and a new year depressed me. Here in Indiana, it means unpredictable but typically bitter cold weather, shoveling snow, short days but mostly it means my hunting has come to an ...

July 12th, 2016|0 Comments

The State of Leasing in America

  I can still hear the ringing in my ears from another fun-filled holiday weekend celebrating our nation’s birthday. A nice long weekend with family and friends is never complete until a few of us start laying out our plans ...

July 7th, 2016|0 Comments
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