Hayden Outdoors is a grassroots real estate company and brokerage with a background in the cattle and ranching business. In 1976, Leo Hayden founded the company as Property Exchange, working with farms and ranches for sale near Hays, Kansas. The brokerage moved to Goodland, Kansas in 1981 and became Hayden Inc. In the late 1990s, Leo was joined by his two sons, Dax and Seth. In 2003, Hayden Inc. became the first brokerage outside of Nebraska to be affiliated with a new real estate program offered by Cabela’s. With this affiliation, Hayden Inc. became Hayden Outdoors, and a successful company listing and selling premier recreational real estate was born. At that time Hayden Outdoors expanded its offerings of ranches and farm properties for sale to include recreational real estate. Since that time, Hayden Outdoors has gone from 3 brokers to over 35 brokers.
Hayden Outdoors is a Founding Owner of Land Leader, a national real estate marketing company specializing in promoting exclusive territory brokerages and rural land for sale. Land Leader represents over $1.5 billion in real estate for sale across the country. Currently, Hayden Outdoors is licensed in real estate in Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Wyoming, Utah, Idaho, and Nebraska.