Casey Hufstader is a 5th generation packer from Oregon (USA). He has successfully run a 16 mule pack string, a packing business, and a packing school for individuals looking to learn the art of packing. He is the owner/operator of CH Packstring, LLC, a packing business that provides custom back country packing experiences to individuals. He is also an active member and advocate for Back Country Horseman of America, and volunteers countless hours to maintain trails and provide continued access for equestrian use of public lands. Casey utilizes his pack string of mules to pack in supplies and gear for the United States Forest Service. Casey is also a skilled mule trainer and clinician available for instructing clinics both privately and at his packing school.