Preserve the American Dream 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 policies. The AHLA Vacant land insurance policy was made for landowners, by the people who understand them best. Preserve your piece of the American dream today by signing up with the industry leaders in hunting insurance. Vacant Land Insurance Is vacant land insurance right for you? This program offers General Liability to owners of vacant land. The policy provides coverage for claims arising against the landowner alleging bodily injury or property damage due to the landowner’s negligence. These claims may be brought against the [...]

2021-02-16T16:28:58+00:00February 16th, 2021|Uncategorized|

Bow Hunting Insurance – Why You Need It

The first thing that comes to mind when you think of bow hunting might be hanging stands every fall. Or taking your buddies out for the first time every season, hopeful for another great season. Something you might not think of when it comes to bow hunting is accidents and what happens when the unforeseen happens. That’s where high quality hunting insurance from AHLA for your bow hunting becomes as crucial to your hunt as the bow itself. Bow Hunting Accidents While bow hunting is an extremely fun and rewarding activity for hunters. It does not mean it is without its inherent risks. Even if you are the most experienced bow hunter there is, if you plan on taking people out with you on [...]

2021-02-17T15:16:03+00:00February 9th, 2021|Hunting Lease, Tree Stand Safety|

It’s Never Too Late to Start Hunting

FISHERS, Ind. – 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. . . hunting. Why didn’t I hunt and how will I start? That’s a good question and I am just now realizing my mistake. Breaking down Barriers Living in a small country [...]

2021-02-16T14:12:42+00:00February 5th, 2021|Uncategorized|

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 by using your skill and instincts to put them on fish. Any level Fishing guides NEED coverage from a reputable company! Why YOU Need  Professional Fishing Guide Coverage The truth is you are never just fishing. As a professional fishing guide, you are always scouting, searching, planning and entertaining. All while paying close attention to the safety of your clients; and that’s just when you are on the water. Fishing is one of the safest outdoor activities we enjoy. However, accidents can and do [...]

2021-02-17T15:11:16+00:00February 4th, 2021|Uncategorized|

It’s February. I Guess That Means I Have to Shed Hunt.

I am not a fan of February. How can I be? Deer season is long over, football is gone for 8 months, snow and ice are covering everything on our lease and Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. It’s about this time every year that cabin fever sinks it’s claws into me and makes me feel like a prisoner in my own home. But, mercifully February does offer one option to watching reruns of “Keeping up with the Kardashians” and do a little shed hunting. Early February By the first or second week of February, it’s a safe bet that all of the bucks on your lease or hunting property have shed their antlers. I don’t need to go into the science behind [...]

2021-02-17T15:14:44+00:00January 20th, 2021|Hunting Lease, Uncategorized|

5 Things That Make You a Bad Hunting Partner

Over the last several years I’ve started to enjoy hunting alone and have even found myself preferring to hunt alone. Even when the weather is right and the calendar tells me to spend 4 or 5 days on a trip. Hunting on my own gives me complete control of my successes and sole responsibility for my failures. A feeling I don't usually get with a hunting partner. It wasn’t that long ago, that the exact opposite was normal. I much preferred the company of someone to share stories. As well as drink a beer with when we weren’t in a stand. Killing a mature deer was just more fun with someone there to share the moment. I like to think that life has matured [...]

2021-02-16T14:13:12+00:00January 14th, 2021|Uncategorized|

How Much Do I Charge for A Hunting Lease?

When making the decision to lease your land for hunting there are many different questions that you may come across. The biggest hurdle you may find is probably going to be how much to charge for a hunting lease. While there are many factors at play when determining the amount you could make on leasing your hunting land, the main ones are: - Location - “Huntable” Acreage - Access - Quality of game   While some factors may affect pricing more than others, all 4 of the above features of your property will go into deciding how much you can charge for a hunting lease.   Location Geographical location is important when it comes to a hunting lease. The prices of hunting leases [...]

2020-12-30T21:03:09+00:00April 20th, 2020|Hunting Lease|

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, where they have all those thousands of acres, they have big hunt clubs. They might have 150 members in a Hunt club and that club leases 15,000 acres, that's how that works. That's how it got started. We talk to people from Louisiana and Alabama all the time, and we've had conversations where we say, “Well, people up in the Midwest aren't quite into leasing” and they're shocked. Well how do they hunt? If they don't Lease, how do they hunt? It makes no [...]

2021-01-22T16:42:35+00:00October 7th, 2019|Hunting Lease|

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 going to go over so well. Instead, let's do the math. Let's break it down per hunter, per hunt. How you can show that leasing is an affordable option. Every hunter at some point or another has gotten a phone call that said, “hey, we can't hunt the ground anymore that we were hunting and I was hunting on a friend of mine's grandmother's farm, she sold it. So that's gone, we have to take our stands down and we're out.” It's horrible news. [...]

2020-05-15T15:15:14+00:00October 3rd, 2019|Hunting Lease|

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 family wants to hunt it, selling the land, or even the landowner passed away. Many of the reasons are unavoidable, but there is always the reasons that are under your control. Here is our top list of ways to lose your lease next year: Allowing Others to Hunt Without Landowner Permission The landowner may have given you permission to hunt, but he didn’t give permission to your cousin’s friend’s brother. You have to be very careful when bringing guests onto the property to make [...]

2020-07-01T11:46:16+00:00July 26th, 2019|Hunting Lease|