Michigan Bear Hunters Association
Patch Program

Michigan’s Bear Cooperator Patch Program is coordinated by the Michigan Bear Hunters Association, in partnership with the DNR.
$7.00 per patch
Patch 2022Patch 2021Patch 2020
Patch 2019Patch 2018
Sold Out

Mail-in Enteries

Please make your check or money order payable to the Michigan Bear Hunters Association.
Send in entries to:
MBHA ~ Bear Patch Program
10510 Fairgrieve Road
Johannesburg, MI 49751
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Order Your Patches Here!

$7.00 per patch

Patch Information

Adult hunters, collectors, and other interested individuals may purchase the patch for $7, including postage and handling.
Patches from 2008 through 2013 are SOLD OUT!
You do not have to harvest a bear to purchase a patch.

Young Hunters

Hunters ages 17 and under, who have a valid bear hunting license, may receive a free patch. To receive a patch, please send your name and complete address, along with a legible copy of the youth’s valid bear hunting license.

Bear Management Cooperator Patch Contest

Help design next year’s patch. MBHA is holding a design contest to create the 2025 Bear Management Cooperator Patch.
Example Patch 1Example Patch 2Example Patch 3

Contest Information

K-12 students attending public, private or home schools in Michigan are eligible to enter.
Designs should be simple and easily reproduced as a patch.
This year's entry deadline will be December 31, 2024.
Download Patch Contest Application
Patch 2020

1st Place

1st place will win $100 and be invited to the MBHA Convention.

2nd Place

2nd place will win $50 and be invited to the MBHA Convention.

3rd Place

3rd place will win $25 and be invited to the MBHA Convention.
Download Patch Contest Application

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