The fourth annual Youth Trapper Camp will be held June 6-8 in Beaver Creek Parks in the Bears Paw Mountains south of Havre. Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, Montana Trappers Association and Montana 4-H will co-sponsor the three-day camp.
Youngsters attending the camp will learn trapping methods, equipment, regulations, ethics, furbearer identification and fur handling. The camp is open to young people under the age 18. Adults must accompany youth 10 years of age and under and youngsters with special needs. Family participation is encouraged.
Fees for the youth camp are $20 for students and $40 for adults. FWP will provide scholarships to the first 60 young people to apply by April 15. The general deadline for applications is May 15.
For more information and to pre-register, contact Jim or Fran Buell at 406-376-3178 or by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.