Hotshots and Handcrews

Mystery Ranch Gear for Hotshots and Handcrews

In the demanding world of wildland firefighting, having reliable and durable gear is crucial. Mystery Ranch offers a range of gear designed to meet the rigorous needs of Hotshots and Handcrews. Here, we highlight some of the top products that can enhance your firefighting efficiency and safety.

Mystery Ranch Hotshot


The Mystery Ranch Hotshot Wildland Pack is designed for those who need a rugged, reliable pack for battling wildfires. This pack stands out for its durability, ample storage, and ergonomic design.

Key Features:

  • Durable construction for tough environments
  • Adjustable harness for comfort
  • Ample storage compartments for gear organization
  • Hydration reservoir compatible
  • Heat-resistant materials for added safety

I bought this a month ago and have utilized it on four fires. It has been one of the most comfortable fire packs I have ever worn…wish I had purchased one years ago. I like the design, pocket/pouch placement and durability.

Trip, Wyoming

Mystery Ranch Hotshot TL

Hotshot TL

The Hotshot TL Wildland Pack is perfect for hand crews who need a versatile and tough line bag. Its design caters to the specific needs of firefighters in action, providing durability and convenience.

Key Features:

  • Top-loading design for easy access
  • Robust material to withstand harsh conditions
  • Multiple compartments for efficient gear organization
  • Reinforced stress points for longevity
  • Padded shoulder straps for comfort

I was on a handcrew and saw a bunch of other guys wearing this pack. I tried there’s on and I was sold. It is comfortable and can wear it for hours without even realizing how heavy it is. Best investment I have made. I was sold as soon as I filled it up and put it on.

Wildland Woody, Florida

Mystery Ranch Women’s Hotshot

Women's Hotshot

Specifically designed for female firefighters, the Women’s Hotshot Wildland Pack combines comfort with functionality. Its ergonomic design ensures a better fit, making long shifts more manageable.

Key Features:

  • Ergonomically designed for women
  • Durable and weather-resistant materials
  • Adjustable straps for personalized comfort
  • Multiple access points for convenience
  • Enhanced ventilation for breathability

Ladies!! – Are you going to be wearing a fire pack? If so, then look no further. These are the best. Spend a role or two out on the fire line and you will notice Mystery Ranch over and over….for a reason, they are simply the best, and most comfortable fire pack available.

FireFly, Idaho

Mystery Ranch Women’s Hotshot TL

Women'ts Hotshot TL

The Women’s Hotshot TL Wildland Pack offers the same high standards of durability and design but tailored specifically for women. It’s ideal for those who need reliable gear during intense firefighting operations.

Key Features:

  • Top-loading design for ease of access
  • Female-specific ergonomic design
  • Sturdy and weather-resistant construction
  • Hydration compatible
  • Customizable fit with adjustable harness

We’ve bought these packs for a few years now for our engine crews and they are great. Very comfortable and a good amount of space for gear.

Linds, Oregon

Mystery Ranch Saw Kit

Mystery Ranch Saw Kit

The Mystery Ranch Saw Kit is essential for firefighters who need to carry and organize their saw equipment efficiently. This kit is built to withstand the rough conditions of the field while keeping your tools secure.

Key Features:

  • Durable construction
  • Organized compartments for saw and accessories
  • Easy to carry and access tools
  • Secure storage for multiple saws
  • Reinforced handles for heavy loads

I’ve been very happy with this. It’s well built, just like everything from Mystery Ranch, and holds everything I need for two saws. A chain for each, a round file for each, one flat file, (had to source one short enough), raker gauge, bar cleaner, scrench.

Eric, New York

Mystery Ranch Reload

Mystery Ranch Reload

The Mystery Ranch Reload is a versatile and reliable pack that caters to the diverse needs of wildland firefighters. Its design allows for efficient organization and quick access to essential gear.

Key Features:

  • Durable and weather-resistant material
  • Multiple compartments for easy organization
  • Comfortable and adjustable harness
  • Quick-release buckles for easy access
  • Reinforced stitching for added durability

I’ve been a wildland firefighter for the last eight years, started out with an engine pack and my son got into wildland firefighting as well, so I got him a hotshot top load and loved that pack so much, I had to get me one too.

mp51, Kansas


Mystery Ranch products are trusted by Hotshots and Handcrews for their durability, functionality, and comfort. Investing in high-quality gear like this can make a significant difference in your firefighting efforts. Check out these featured products and equip yourself with the best tools for the job.