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Youth Shed Hunt at Montana Wild April 19
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
This news release was archived on Thursday, April 24, 2014

If you think Easter egg hunts are fun, wait until you try "shed" hunting on April 19 at Montana Wild.

At the Youth Shed Hunt, sponsored by Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, kids ages 8 and older will have the opportunity to:

  • visit three different 30-minute wildlife stations, featuring moose, elk and deer;
  • search for shed antlers
  • see some of the world's largest bull elk at the RMEF's Great Elk Tour Exhibit

The 90-minute program begins at 1 p.m. on April 19 at the Montana Wild Education Center, 2668 Broadwater Ave, next to Spring Meadow Lake State Park off Highway 12 West. Pre-registration is required. To register call Montana Wild at 406-444-9944.