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Notice: Friday Night Banquet Canceled

Our venue has canceled our Friday Night Banquet.

If you purchased tickets for the 2020 banquet and you still have ticket money on file, you have 3 options:

  • Option 1: Donate your banquet ticket money to the WBHA
  • Option 2: Convert your banquet ticket money into Member Raffle Tickets at a rate of $1.00/1 member raffle ticket — i.e. 2 adult banquet tickets = $60 for 60 Member Raffle tickets and they will be waiting for you at the convention
  • Option 3: Take a refund for your banquet tickets

Please contact John Trochinski at 920-229-0365 or Bigjohntro@gmail.com.

Wisconsin Bear Hunters Association

Preserving Tomorrow's Heritage Today

For over 50 years, WBHA has been at the forefront of protecting the rights of sportsmen and sportswomen in Wisconsin as well promoting youth hunting, conservation, and sound wildlife management.

Bear hunting in Wisconsin is the ultimate family sport and the WBHA is nearly 3,000 members strong and is itself family-based. We invite you and your family to join us as we work together to protect Wisconsin’s great outdoor heritage.

Join or Renew!

In a time of much uncertainty, please know that the Wisconsin Bear Hunters Association is still working and operating to continue protecting sportsmen. Without a strong membership, this can become more difficult. Please JOIN (as a new member, or past expired member), sign up a NEW member, or RENEW your membership at the link below.

With your WBHA membership you will receive a monthly "Bear Hunting" magazine, critical email alerts from the WBHA, access to the WBHA Facebook group (request to join), representation for pro-hunting legislation, free access to the annual convention, and a yearbook at the end of your membership year.

57th WBHA Annual Convention

March 26-27, 2021

2020 Annual Raffle Winners

Check the list at the link below to find out if you've won!

Hunter Harassment Cards

These are worth having on hand as reference in case of a discrepancy or to sway enforcement action when presented as proof of the law.

CNNF Proposed Actions

The latest Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest (CNNF) Schedule of Proposed Actions (SOPA) can be found at the following link.

Submit Wolf Comments by Feb. 14

February 12, 2021

Please see the announcement below regarding a Natural Resources Board meeting to discuss the next steps in establishing a wolf hunt.

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Wisconsin Bear Hunters Call for 2020 Wolf Harvest Season

October 29, 2020

The Wisconsin Bear Hunters Association (WBHA) is today asking the Wisconsin DNR to take all actions necessary to quickly implement a 2020 harvest season for wolves in Wisconsin.

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DNR Hiring Conservation Wardens

April 16, 2020

The Wisconsin DNR is currently hiring a number of Conservation Wardens. It is our view that it is always better to have someone with a hunter’s perspective in these positions. If you’re interested in this kind of work or know a hunter who might be, please follow the link below for more information.

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