Postal Address: P.O. Box 40007, Bakersfield CA 93384-0007
Web Page: www.bchcalifornia.org/
The Backcountry Horsemen of California is a non-profit organization of BCHC members who are dedicated to preserving the public's traditional use of recreational saddle and pack stock in the backcountry. Through education BCHC encourages its members and the public at large to use our public lands, the back country, and wilderness resources. In cooperation with the various governmental agencies, BCHC members help preserve and maintain the back country wilderness for the enjoyment of future generations using saddle and pack stock. Many volunteer trail projects involving a remote spike camp have utilized BCHC packers. to learn about the 27 separate units spread throughout California.
The BCHC provides regular support of the Pacific Crest Trail in several regions. The same is true in Oregon, BCHO, and in Washington, BCHW. A prominent Central California unit is the Eastern Sierra Unit .